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												The Late George Apley: A Novel in the Form of a Memoir (Modern Library  #182.2) by  John P MARQUAND
	 - Hardcover
			 - [c.1948]
		 - from Bluebird Books (SKU: 83588)

The Late George Apley: A Novel in the Form of a Memoir (Modern Library #182.2)

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The Late George Apley: A Novel in the Form of a Memoir (Modern Library #182.2)


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New York: The Modern Library / Random House. Very Good- in Good dust jacket. [c.1948]. Hardcover. The author's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel in a Modern Library reprint edition. With a new introduction by the author. --- In Toledano spine 8 / blue cloth / gilt titling on red spine & cover blocks / faded red topstain / grey Kent endpapers / jacket style h, verso advertises 334 titles in ML catalog. Likely published c.1948 (though 1940 date appears in book). ML #182.2. --- A tightly-bound, sound copy, but with a little age-toning to leaves, prior owners' penciled signatures to verso of front free endpaper, dampstained topstain and minor discoloration to cloth. Unclipped dust jacket with chips (especially to spine ends) and small tears to edges; with some rubbing, but remaining bright and protected in removable mylar wrapper.; 12mo 7" - 7-1/2" tall; vi, 354 pages .


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The Late George Apley: A Novel in the Form of a Memoir (Modern Library #182.2)
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Used - Very Good- in Good dust jacket
The Modern Library / Random House
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New York
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About Bluebird Books

Bluebird Books is the bookselling business of Eric Mayer, operating from my base in Littleton, Colorado. I specialize in classic fiction and literature, books on birds and natural history, railroadiana, biography, history and many other genres. Bluebird Books features publications by the Modern Library and Everyman's Library. I offer free shipping on books shipped within the US via USPS Media Mail. INTERNATIONAL ORDERS: I recommend that you use for your international orders because they have formed a partnership with Asendia to allow for much more affordable shipping on parcels weighing under 5 lb. (about 2.26 kg).


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Any printing of a book which follows the original edition. By definition, a reprint is not a first edition.
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