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THE QUESTION OF OUR SPEECH. THE LESSON OF BALZAC. Two lectures by  Henry JAMES - First Edition - 1905 - from Steven Temple Books ABAC / ILAB (SKU: 49783)

THE QUESTION OF OUR SPEECH. THE LESSON OF BALZAC. Two lectures

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THE QUESTION OF OUR SPEECH. THE LESSON OF BALZAC. Two lectures

by JAMES, Henry

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin. 1905. First Edition. Hardcover.. The trade issue. Variant dark blue cloth gilt lettered, top edge gilt. Design by Bruce Rogers. Minor rubbing to spine ends; red ink owner name at front; small crease to upper inner corner of endpapers through about page 20; fine copy otherwise. E&L A61a. Supino 61.2.0, binding state A. ; Small narrow octavo. .

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Bookseller
Steven Temple Books ABAC / ILAB CA (CA)
Bookseller's Inventory #
49783
Title
THE QUESTION OF OUR SPEECH. THE LESSON OF BALZAC. Two lectures
Author
JAMES, Henry
Format/binding
Hardcover.
Book condition
Used
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Houghton Mifflin
Place of Publication
Boston
Date Published
1905
Bookseller catalogs
18th century; 19th century literature;

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About Steven Temple Books ABAC / ILAB

After 30 years of keeping shop in downtown Toronto, we have now become a home-based business. Visitors by appointment only. We specialize in literary books, particularly Canadian literary books (we have handled more out of print and rare Canadian literary books than anyone else in history). We also have select out of print, scarce, and rare books in a variety of subject areas. We were founded in 1974. We do appraisals for a fee and welcome wants lists.

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gilt
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First Edition
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spine
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octavo
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fine
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rubbing
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