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Painted Veils

Painted Veils

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Painted Veils

by Huneker, James

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New York: Boni and Liveright, 1920. Limited Edition / First Edition. Cloth. Good. Limited edition of Painted Veils by James Huneker.. Octavo, [11], 294pp, [4]. Tan cloth, marbled boards, title printed on spine. Wear to edges, bumped corners, some loss of marbled paper on front cover. Gray endpapers, previous bookshop sticker on rear panel. Top edge dyed blue. In deluxe red leather pull-off case, near fine, with gilt title, raised bands, lined in felt. From a signed limited edition of 1200 copies, this being number 396, signed by the author.


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Painted Veils
Huneker, James
Limited edition of Painted Veils by James Huneker.
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Boni and Liveright
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Marbled boards
Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing...
Marbled Paper
Decorative colored paper that imitates marble with a veined, mottled, or swirling pattern. Commonly used as the end papers or...
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a...
Raised Band(s)
Raised bands refer to the ridges that protrude slightly from the spine on leather bound books. The bands are created in the...
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...
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...

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