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Peace in Our Time by  Noel Coward - First American Edition - 1948 - from Grimalkin Books (SKU: 000542)

Peace in Our Time

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Peace in Our Time

by Coward, Noel

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  • fine
  • Hardcover
  • First
Fine/Very Good +
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Garden City, New York: Doubleday, 1948. This Stated First Publication is in Fine Condition, with a Very Good Plus dust jacket. (Click on photo.) The book has no noticeable flaws. There are no signatures or inscriptions from former owners. The binding is tight; and the pages, clean and bright throughout. It has a salmon-colored cloth spine with black lettering, and gray front and rear panel boards. The dust jacket, with its original price intact, has light edge rubbing. I've placed it into a Brodart protective covering. The book measures roughly 5 1/4 by 7 3/4 inches and includes 221 pages. The play deals with what might have happened had Britain lost World War II. . First American Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good +. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.


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Grimalkin Books US (US)
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Peace in Our Time
Coward, Noel
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
Very Good +
First American Edition
Place of Publication
Garden City, New York
Date Published
Plays, British Theatre
Bookseller catalogs
British Literature; Theatre, Movies, Plays and Screenplays;
12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

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Grimalkin Books

Grimalkin Books is located in Steelton, Pennsylvania, the first town south of Harrisburg. We specialize in older, unusual books and sets, often literary, artistic, or historical. "Grimalkin" is old English for an old gray cat, mainly because the owner, Bob Amsel, is a cat lover. All books subject to prior sale. Payment must be received within 10 days of the order or item will be returned to stock. We accept money orders, bank checks, personal checks (allow time to clear), PayPal or MasterCard/Visa through Biblio's credit card processing service. International orders must be paid in US dollars and can be paid via PayPal, credit card (through ABE), or International Postal Money Order. Your purchase will be carefully packaged to protect it during shipping. Books may not be returned just because the buyer has changed his mind. Only books with actual defects that were not mentioned by the seller in the listing may be returned. Please insure returns for their full value.

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Grimalkin Books

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Steelton, Pennsylvania
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