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NIGHTWATCH - A DISCWORLD NOVEL.. by  TERRY: PRATCHETT** - UK,8vo HB+dw/dj,1st edn. - from R. J. A. PAXTON-DENNY. (SKU: rja932221)

NIGHTWATCH - A DISCWORLD NOVEL..

NIGHTWATCH - A DISCWORLD NOVEL.. by  TERRY: PRATCHETT** - UK,8vo HB+dw/dj,1st edn. - from R. J. A. PAXTON-DENNY. (SKU: rja932221)
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NIGHTWATCH - A DISCWORLD NOVEL..

by PRATCHETT**, TERRY:

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  • hardcover
  • First
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Near FINE./Near FINE.
ISBN 10
0385602642
ISBN 13
9780385602648
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UK,8vo HB+dw/dj,1st edn.[Complete number line 1 3 5 7 9 10 8 6 4 2.] NFINE/NFINE.No owner inscrptn but price-clip to dw/dj.Bright,crisp, clean,glossy,colour pictorial artwork by Paul Kidby,illustrated front with both bright gilt and bright white raised lettering,spine with gilt+white letters and sunned/faded colour illustration,rear cover with colour painting 'The Militia Company of Captain Frans Banning Cocq (The Nightwatch)',c.1642(oil on canvas) by Rembrandt van Rijn,with a small portion painting detail inevitably and ubiquitously,sunned/faded at rear-facing gutter; with negligible shelf-wear and slight creasing to both top+bottom edges - front and rear,but no nicks,tears or splits present. Top edges aged/toned but clean and blemish free,fore-edges similar but slightly brighter and therefore less aged/toned; contents bright, tight,clean,solid and sound - no dog-ear reading creases to any pages' corners - appears unread, apart from my own collation.Bright, crisp, blemish-free,sharp-cornered,publisher's original plain black cloth boards with bright,crisp,blocked gilt letters to spine,a black+white striped headband and immaculate red endpapers.UK,8vo HB+dw/dj,1st edn,7-364pp [paginated] includes story; plus [unpaginated] half-title+ title pages,a title separator page with a b/w City street plan map by Stephen Briggs to its reverse,and to the rear of book,after last page, 4pp blanks.
Commander Sam Vimes of the Ankh-Morportk City Watch had it all. But now he's back in his own rough,tough past without even the clothes he was standing up in when the lightening struck.Living in the past is hard.Dying in the past is incredibly easy.But he must survive, because he has a job to do.He must track down a murderer,teach his younger self how to be a good copper and change the outcome of a bloody rebellion.There's a problem: if he wins,he's got no wife,no child, no future.
A Discworld Tale of One City,with a full chorus of street urchins,ladies of negotiable affection,rebels,secret policemen and other children of the revolution.
Truth! Justice! Freedom!
And a Hard-boiled Egg!
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Bookseller
R. J. A. PAXTON-DENNY. GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
rja932221
Title
NIGHTWATCH - A DISCWORLD NOVEL..
Author
PRATCHETT**, TERRY:
Illustrator
Colour illus dw/dj by Paul Kidby,colour painting by Rembrandt van Rijn and b/w map by Stephen Briggs.
Book condition
Used - Near FINE.
Jacket condition
Near FINE.
Quantity available
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Edition
UK,8vo HB+dw/dj,1st edn.
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0385602642
ISBN 13
9780385602648
Publisher
LONDON.DOUBLEDAY/TRANSWORLD PUBLISHERS,2002.
Place of Publication
London
This edition first published
2002
Keywords
q52.MODERN FIRSTS2.UK,8vo HB+dw/dj,1st edn.ISBN 0385602642.Commander Vimes_Ankh-Morpork City Watch_Discworld.Jingo.Books new,used,signed,rare.
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