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Occasional Reflections, Offered Principally for the Use of Schools by  George DILLWYN - First Edition - 1815 - from Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA (SKU: 82861)

Occasional Reflections, Offered Principally for the Use of Schools

Occasional Reflections, Offered Principally for the Use of Schools by  George DILLWYN - First Edition - 1815 - from Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA (SKU: 82861)

Occasional Reflections, Offered Principally for the Use of Schools

by DILLWYN, George

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  • hardcover
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Burlington, N.J.: Printed for the Author by David Allison, 1815. Hardcover. Near Fine. First edition. Small octavo. Contemporary speckled calf, ruled in gilt on the spine, with red leather spine label gilt. Contemporary owner inscription front fly, tiny paper remnant at the top of the spine, some modest rubbing, else an attractive, near fine copy. Thoughts of a Quaker preacher who taught and preached in the Southern U.S. and England, eventually settling in Burlington, NJ. *American Imprints 34575.*.

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Bookseller
Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
82861
Title
Occasional Reflections, Offered Principally for the Use of Schools
Author
DILLWYN, George
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Quantity-available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Printed for the Author by David Allison
Place of Publication
Burlington, N.J.
Date Published
1815
Keywords
NewJersiana

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About Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA

Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc., founded in 1985, specializes in first editions of 20th Century American and English fiction. Our inventory of over 75,000 first editions includes: African-American literature & history, Mysteries, Detective Fiction, Drama, Books into Film and Sports books. We routinely issue extensively illustrated color catalogs, available by subscription. We are members of the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America (ABAA)and the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB). Tom Congalton, founder of Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc., actively promotes the ethics and standards of these professional organizations and served as President of the ABAA from 2000 to 2002.

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