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A Prospect of the Sea; and Other Stories and Prose Writings by  Dylan (Daniel Jones -- Editor) Thomas - Hardcover - Fourth Impression - 1957 - from Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047 (SKU: 0110307)

A Prospect of the Sea; and Other Stories and Prose Writings

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A Prospect of the Sea; and Other Stories and Prose Writings

by Thomas, Dylan (Daniel Jones -- Editor)

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  • hardcover
Very Good Condition/Good
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melbourne, Victoria
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J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd, London, 1957. Fourth Impression. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. publisher's and note. Black-and-white photographic frontispiece, showing Dylan Thomas, his wife, Caitlin and their daughter Aeron. Blue coloured cloth covered boards with gilt titles coloured to the backstrip. Plain text dustwrapper with little and white background with black coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. Same photograph as for frontispiece has been reproduced to the rear dustwrapper panel. A collection of the Welsh writer Dylan Thomas' short stories and essays from the 1930s up until just prior to his death. A little bumping and discolouration to the backstrip edges and to the book corners. Spotting to the book covers and age toning of the text block edges and internal text. A little rubbing to the dustwrapper corners and rubbing and creasing to the backstrip edges. There is a 0.25 " tear to the top edge of the rear dustwrapper panel. Rubbing and handling marks to the dustwrapper panel. Clipping of the dustwrapper, front fold over, top right-hand corner. Size: 12mo (standard paperback). VIII, 136 pages, . Dust Jacket price-clipped. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Literature & Literary; Short Stories ; Essays ; Inventory No: 0110307. .


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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047 AU (AU)
Bookseller Inventory #
A Prospect of the Sea; and Other Stories and Prose Writings
Thomas, Dylan (Daniel Jones -- Editor)
Book condition
Used - Very Good Condition
Jacket condition
Quantity available
Fourth Impression
J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd
Place of Publication
Date published
BZDB2 NOISBN Literature -- Welsh -- Short Stories -- Essays -- Dylan Thomas Literature & Literary; Short Stories ; Essays ; A Prospect of the Sea and Other Stories and Prose Writings
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Essays; Short Stories;

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047

transaction in Australian $'s for checks and money orders.If the book is not as described, return within 14 days, for a refund of the cost of the book.

We are registered for GST and goods sold to an Australian delivery address will include GST. Our ABN 15 100 960 047

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047

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This seller has earned a 4 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers. member since: 2005
melbourne, Victoria
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About Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047

General secondhand dealers, with 3 cats.We have two shops, 38 Chapel Street Windsor, Victoria 03 9530 2222 ( open 7 days Midday 'til 5.30 PM)And the other at 668 Glen Huntly Road Caulfield South 61 3 9523 6686 ( Closed some Thursdays ) open 11:00 am - 5.00 pm-ish the other 6 days. We seem to specialize in non mainstream stuff but read and stock Science-fiction, fantasy, detective fiction, history, biography and true crime, war, natural history. cooking, children's books and try to avoid current text books.We probably have the largest collection of Science Fiction, Penguins and general crime in Victoria in an open shop ( David has 14 bookcases 900mm x 2200mm of sf and f) ( Penny has 8 bookcases 1200mm x 2400 of sf and f )On shelf each shop has 30,000 plus books


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