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A Mirror for Witches by  Esther  Robert and Forbes - Signed First Edition - 1928 - from Calix Books (SKU: 200-56)

A Mirror for Witches

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A Mirror for Witches

by Gibbings, Robert and Forbes, Esther

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  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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About This Item

Esther Forbes with Illustrations by Robert Gibbings; 8vo, fine book in publisher's housing. Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston, 1928. Hardcover. Illustrated by Gibbings, Robert (illustrator). First Edition. The edition is limited to 220 numbered copies, 200 of which are for sale. Signed by Forbes on the limitation page. Parchment backed boards. Printed on Normandy Vellum paper. Very Art Deco design. Exceptional book with wonderful woodcuts by Robert Gibbings. A fine copy in very good black slipcase with one edge partially split and mild smudges.

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Details

Bookseller
Calix Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
200-56
Title
A Mirror for Witches
Author
Gibbings, Robert and Forbes, Esther
Illustrator
Gibbings, Robert
Format/binding
Fine binding in Binder's box
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Edition
First
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Houghton Mifflin Company
Place of Publication
Boston
Date published
1928
Keywords
Illustrated, art deco, fine book, signed, first edition, signed first edition
Bookseller catalogs
Modern First Editions Signed;
Size
8vo

Terms of Sale

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Calix Books

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Swampscott, Massachusetts
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About Calix Books

Calix Books is an on-line bookstore offering a wide range of books and ephemera. We do have specialty areas, for example, early Americana as well as rare religious works dating back to the 13th century, including a selection of Books of Hours.

Glossary

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fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...[more]
Parchment
Pages or book covering made from a prepared animal skin. Parchment describes any animal skin used for books, while vellum is a...[more]
vellum
Vellum is a sheet of specialty prepared skin of lamb, calf, or goat kid used for binding a book or for printing and writing. ...[more]
First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in...[more]

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