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G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1896. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. Good+ ; No jacket. 1896 G. P. Putnam's Sons. First Edition. First printing. Date on title page matches copyright on verso. No additional printings listed. Hardcover has light blue cloth-covered boards with cream spine and cover lettering. Front cover has gold, orange, and cream cover decorations depicting flowers in moonlight. Top edges gilt. Deckle fore and bottom edges. Black & white frontispiece by Lancelot Speed has tissue guard. Binding tight. Hinges NOT cracked. Corners and spine ends bumped and rubbed, with some fraying at tips and spine ends. Covers have moderate edge wear and surface rubbing. Covers are lightly soiled and have a few small stains. Endpapers have very light sparse foxing. Pages lightly and uniformly tanned but still supple. Pages clean and unmarked. 401 pages. No dust jacket. Contents: The Maker of Moon; The Silent Land; The Black Water; In The Name Of The Most High Boy's Sister; The Crime; A Pleasant Evening; The Man At The Next Table. Carefully packed, shipped in a box.
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- SmarterRat Books (US)
- Bookseller Inventory #
- The Maker of Moons
- Chambers, Robert W
- Book condition
- Used - Good
- Jacket condition
- No Jacket
- G. P. Putnam's Sons
- Date published
- Short stories,Fantasy
- Bookseller catalogs
- Short stories; Fantasy;
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