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Personal Glimpses of Famous Folks and Other Selections from the Lee Side o' L.A. by  Lee Shippey - Hardcover - Signed - 1929 - from Black Sheep Books (SKU: 016795)

Personal Glimpses of Famous Folks and Other Selections from the Lee Side o' L.A.

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Personal Glimpses of Famous Folks and Other Selections from the Lee Side o' L.A.

by Shippey, Lee

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  • hardcover
  • Signed
Condition
Good+/-
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About This Item

Sierra Madre, Ca: Sierra Madre Press, Inc, 1929 A collection of short sketches about people known to the author, interspersed with poetry by varoius authors. Mauve paper-covered boards with purple titling, purple cloth spine with gilt titling, signed by the author on end paper, small black and white drawings illustrate each subject, 96 pages. Cover has shelf wear, edge wear, sunned edges, slightly sunned spine, text block edges darkened, foxing to end papers, slightly musty odour, interior appears to be clean and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Signed by Author. Hard Cover. Good+/-. Illus. by Ewing, A.L.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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Bookseller
Black Sheep Books CA (CA)
Bookseller Inventory #
016795
Title
Personal Glimpses of Famous Folks and Other Selections from the Lee Side o' L.A.
Author
Shippey, Lee
Illustrator
Ewing, A.L.
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good+
Jacket condition
-
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Sierra Madre Press, Inc
Place of Publication
Sierra Madre, Ca
Date published
1929
Keywords
Biography, Entertainment, Acting,
Bookseller catalogs
Biography, Memoirs, Letters & Diaries;
Size
8vo - over 7¾\" - 9¾\" tall

Terms of Sale

Black Sheep Books

Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have.

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Black Sheep Books

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Biblio.com member since: 2004
Salt Spring Island, British Columbia
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About Black Sheep Books

We are an independent, locally-owned shop dedicated to books and the people who love them. Here you will find two floors packed with volumes of enduring value, including familiar favourites, contemporary fiction, guides, books of local interest, and non-fiction titles covering everything from outer space to inner peace. We also have marine charts, art cards, unique prints, hand-crafted bags, and many other intriguing items. Located at Grace Point Square in the Village of Ganges, close to marinas and Salt Spring\'s renowned Saturday Market, we are open every day except Christmas and New Year\'s. If you want to pick-up a book you saw online, please call or e-mail ahead as many of our listings are kept in a separate storage facility.

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sunned
Damage done to a book cover or dust jacket caused by exposure to direct sunlight.  Very strong fluorescent light can cause...[more]
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tight
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shelf wear
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edges
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Cloth
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spine
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text block
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