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OPEN COUNTRY: A Comedy with a Sting.

by Hewlett, Maurice

Condition: Very Good


C. Scribner's Sons, New York:, 1909 pp. x, 321. 12mo. 200mm. Original publisher's full green cloth binding lettered in gilt. Spine lettered in gilt. Top edge gilt. Cover gilt is bright and boards are clean. Corners sharp. Contents clean. Hardbound. Very Good. Maurice Henry Hewlett (1861-1923), was an English historical novelist, poet and essayist. NW61. Hardcover. Very Good.


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12mo
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gilt
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