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The Master of Ballantrae: A Winter's Tale by  Robert Louis Stevenson - Hardcover - 1995 - from Grimalkin Books (SKU: 002133)

The Master of Ballantrae: A Winter's Tale

The Master of Ballantrae: A Winter's Tale by  Robert Louis Stevenson - Hardcover - 1995 - from Grimalkin Books (SKU: 002133)

The Master of Ballantrae: A Winter's Tale

by Stevenson, Robert Louis

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  • as new
  • Hardcover
Condition
As New/No Dust Jacket, as Issued
ISBN 10
0895776294
ISBN 13
9780895776297
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About This Item

Pleasantville, New York: Reader's Digest, 1995. This complete, unedited and handsome edition of Stevenson's famous adventure novel was first published in 1888. This handsome edition includes a frontis color portrait of the author by John Singer Sargent and color illustration throughout by Walter Paget (most famous as the Sherlock Holmes illustrator). The book is in As New condition. It is bound in a black leatherette with a purple leatherette spine and die-stamped gilt titles and decorative borders on the front panel and spine. It includes an Afterword by Nicolas Rankin. The book measures 6 1/4 by 9 3/8 inches and includes 224 pages. . Hard Cover. As New/No Dust Jacket, as Issued. Illus. by Walter Paget. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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The Master of Ballantrae: A Winter's Tale is a book by the Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson, focusing upon the conflict between two brothers, Scottish noblemen whose family is torn apart by the Jacobite rising of 1745.

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Bookseller
Grimalkin Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
002133
Title
The Master of Ballantrae: A Winter's Tale
Author
Stevenson, Robert Louis
Illustrator
Walter Paget
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
New As New
Jacket condition
No Dust Jacket, as Issued
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0895776294
ISBN 13
9780895776297
Publisher
Reader's Digest
Place of Publication
Pleasantville, New York
Date published
1995
Keywords
British Literature, Victorian Fiction
Bookseller catalogs
British Literature; Adventure and Thriller Fiction;
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Terms of Sale

Grimalkin Books

Grimalkin Books is located in Steelton, Pennsylvania, the first town south of Harrisburg. We specialize in older, unusual books and sets, often literary, artistic, or historical. "Grimalkin" is old English for an old gray cat, mainly because the owner, Bob Amsel, is a cat lover. All books subject to prior sale. Payment must be received within 10 days of the order or item will be returned to stock. We accept money orders, bank checks, personal checks (allow time to clear), PayPal or MasterCard/Visa through Biblio's credit card processing service. International orders must be paid in US dollars and can be paid via PayPal, credit card (through ABE), or International Postal Money Order. Your purchase will be carefully packaged to protect it during shipping. Books may not be returned just because the buyer has changed his mind. Only books with actual defects that were not mentioned by the seller in the listing may be returned. Please insure returns for their full value.

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