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The Philistine by  Elbert Hubbard - Paperback - First edition - 1898 - from The Typographeum Bookshop and

The Philistine

by Hubbard, Elbert

Condition: Covers a bit darkened and soiled

East Aurora: The Roycroft Shop, 1898. First edition. Paperback. Covers a bit darkened and soiled. Small 4to. 24 leaves sewn into wrappers. Printed in black with red initial letters.

Volume VII, No. 4. Described as "A Periodical of Protest".

  • Bookseller: The Typographeum Bookshop US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 000918
  • Title: The Philistine
  • Author: Hubbard, Elbert
  • Format/binding: Paperback
  • Book condition: Used - Covers a bit darkened and soiled
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First edition
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: The Roycroft Shop
  • Place: East Aurora
  • Date published: 1898


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