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THE PINES OF LORY. Decorations by Albert D. Blashfield.

by Mitchell, John Ames

Condition: Very Good

Life Publishing Co., New York;, 1903. pp. 229. 12mo. 200mm. Original publisher's full green cloth boards decorated in black and gilt. Cover depicts a ominous tree design and creepy font. Spine lettered in gilt and decorated in black as well. Colors and gilt are bright and sharp on cover. Spine faded and gilt rubbed. Corners sharp and covers clean. Bookplate on inside paste-down belonging to 'Howard Shreve Fisher'. Contents clean. Front hinge cracking. Hardbound. Very Good. NW58. Hardcover. Very Good.
  • Bookseller: THE FAMILY ALBUM, ABAA US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 047BIND2
  • Title: THE PINES OF LORY. Decorations by Albert D. Blashfield.
  • Author: Mitchell, John Ames
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Life Publishing Co., New York;
  • Date published: 1903
  • Bookseller catalogs: ILLUSTRATED; BINDINGS;


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