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A PECULIAR TREASURE [SIGNED]

by Ferber, Edna

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New York: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc, 1939. First Edition, Limited, #142/351. Hardcover. 8vo., 398pp.; VG; black cloth spine with paper label and gilt lettering, patterned paper boards; housed in a VG- slipcase, blue/green paper; SIGNED flat on tipped in limitation page by Edna Ferber, number in her handwriting on same page; slipcase has a tear along upper fold, else just has some shelfwear; scarce in slipcase; shelved case 2. Shelved Dupont Bookstore.


  • Bookseller: Second Story Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 9-17-1279839
  • Title: A PECULIAR TREASURE [SIGNED]
  • Author: Ferber, Edna
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition, Limited, #142/351
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1939


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