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Pot of Earth, The by  Archibald MacLeish - Hardcover - Limited Edition - 1925 - from Back of Beyond Books, ABAA (SKU: 018194)

Pot of Earth, The

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Pot of Earth, The

by MacLeish, Archibald

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Boston And New York: Houghton Mifflin Company. Very Good. 1925. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Special limited edition of 100 copies. Gold paper boards over black buckram with gilt title on spine; glassine dust jacket over boards; housed in a clamshell box. Clamshell box is quarter leather with black cloth and gilt title on spine. Boards have light soiling and light wear to all edges; text block is clean; glassine jacket has light chipping to all edges; clamshell box has light soiling. This publication is divided into three parts: The Sowing of the Dead Corn, The Shallow Grass, and the Carrion Spring. Image depicts book without glassine dust jacket. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 45 pp .


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Pot of Earth, The
MacLeish, Archibald
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Limited Edition
Houghton Mifflin Company
Place of Publication
Boston And New York
Date published
Poetry, Literature, Archibald Macleish, Limited Edition

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About Back of Beyond Books, ABAA

Back of Beyond Books in Moab, Ut specializes in books on the American Southwest, both new and antiquarian.


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"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
text block
Most simply the inside pages of a book.  More precisely, the block of paper formed by the cut and stacked pages of a...[more]
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
A plain weave fabric normally made from cotton or linen which is stiffened with starch or other chemicals to cover the book...[more]
A new book is a book previously not circulated to a buyer. Although a new book is typically free of any faults or defects,...[more]
clamshell box
A protective box designed for storing and preserving a bound book or loose sheets. A clamshell box is hinged on one side, with...[more]
A duodecimo is a book approximately 7 by 4.5 inches in size, or similar in size to a contemporary mass market paperback....[more]
A defect in which small pieces are missing from the edges; fraying or small pieces of paper missing the edge of a paperback, or...[more]
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]

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