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The One-Hoss Shay with Its Companion Poems How the Old Horse Won the Bet & The Broomstick Train by  Oliver Wendell Holmes - Hardcover - Signed - 1892 - from Page One, Too; Antiquarian Books (SKU: 62)

The One-Hoss Shay with Its Companion Poems How the Old Horse Won the Bet & The Broomstick Train

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The One-Hoss Shay with Its Companion Poems How the Old Horse Won the Bet & The Broomstick Train

by Holmes, Oliver Wendell

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  • hardcover
  • Signed
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1892. Hardcover. Good+. Howard Pyle. Probably a later printing of the book; copyright date is 1891. Good plus, no dj; front hinge is weak, corners are worn, lettering on spine is dull. 80 pp., printed on rectos only. Tipped in to the 1st blank page is an ALS (Autograph Letter SIGNED), dated January 9th, 1888. Addressed to a Mr. Shimmin, it concerns lighting purchases, probably for his house on Beacon St. in Boston.

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Bookseller
Page One, Too; Antiquarian Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
62
Title
The One-Hoss Shay with Its Companion Poems How the Old Horse Won the Bet & The Broomstick Train
Author
Holmes, Oliver Wendell
Illustrator
Howard Pyle
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good+
Quantity-available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Houghton Mifflin
Place of Publication
Boston
Date Published
1892
Bookseller catalogs
Literature; Poetry;

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The Antiquarian Department at Page 1 Books, located in the largest used bookstore in Albuquerque, NM, offers a broad selection of collectible and out-of-print books and ephemera in all genres.

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tipped in
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spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf.... [More]
hinge
The portion of the book closest to the spine that allows the book to be opened and closed.
good+
A term used to denote a condition a slight grade better than Good.

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