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A Peculiar Treasure by Edna Ferber - First Edition - 1939 - from World of Rare Books and Biblio.com

A Peculiar Treasure

by Edna Ferber

Condition: Good


William Heinemann, 1939. Hardcover. Good. 1939. First Edition. 403 pages. No dust jacket. Pink cloth with gilt lettering. Loose frontis. Pages are moderately tanned and thumbed at the edges, with some foxing. Binding has remained firm. Boards are a little rub worn with some slight shelf wear to corners, spine and edges. Corners are a little bumped and spine ends are a little crushed. Boards are bowed. Book has a forward lean. Water marks to boards and spine.
  • Bookseller: World of Rare Books GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 1560429448MHA
  • Title: A Peculiar Treasure
  • Author: Edna Ferber
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: William Heinemann
  • Date published: 1939

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