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Revelry by  Samuel Hopkins ADAMS - First Edition - 1926 - from Lorne Bair Rare Books (SKU: 24279)

Revelry

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Revelry

by ADAMS, Samuel Hopkins

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  • hardcover
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About This Item

New York: Boni & Liveright, 1926. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (19cm.); publisher's buckram in red pictorial dust jacket; 318pp. Jacket extremities a bit chipped and rubbed, spine sunned, short closed tear at fore-edge of half title with subsequent crease, contemporary book review clipping mounted to rear free endpaper, else Near Very Good and sound overall. "Fictional account of the Harding administration and its scandals" - HANNA 25; COAN, p. 145.

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Bookseller
Lorne Bair Rare Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
24279
Title
Revelry
Author
ADAMS, Samuel Hopkins
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Boni & Liveright
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1926
Bookseller catalogs
Modern Fiction; Social Fiction; Machines, Bosses & Political Corruption; Political Science & Theory;

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About Lorne Bair Rare Books

Lorne Bair Rare Books specializes in books on American Social History, with an emphasis on radical and utopian movements of the 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries. We are available in our showroom by appointment, at shows, and on-line through various booksellers' sites or at our website www.lornebair.com.

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spine
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]
sunned
Damage done to a book cover or dust jacket caused by exposure to direct sunlight.  Very strong fluorescent light can cause...[more]
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]
First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in...[more]
half title
The blank front page which appears just prior to the title page, and typically contains only the title of the book, although, at...[more]
octavo
Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing...[more]
buckram
A plain weave fabric normally made from cotton or linen which is stiffened with starch or other chemicals to cover the book...[more]

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