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ROSTNIKOV'S VACATION.

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ROSTNIKOV'S VACATION.

by KAMINSKY, STUART M:

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  • paperback
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Condition
Near FINE./No dw/dj,p/back as issued.
ISBN 10
0749312874
ISBN 13
9780749312879
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UK,12mo p/back Original,1st edn thus.[Paperback original denotes the first format and its first appearance in print of the book/title generally worldwide,but also within that different publisher's different country. Paperbacks usually follow on from the HB edn,but can be published at the same time as the HB edn,but p/back originals are published prior to any other format,either in the author's own country,or elsewhere outside of it.] NFINE.No owner inscrptn and no price removal from card cover.Bright,crisp,clean,glossy,generally sharp-cornered - only rear.top corner with an accidental,small crease.All edges very faintly aged and without blemishes; contents bright,tight,clean,solid and sound - virtually pristine,no dog-ear reading creases to any pages' corners - almost appears unread.UK,12mo p/back Original,1st edn thus,1-244pp [paginated] includes a prologue,14 chapters; plus [unpaginated] story preamble,title page,a dedication,Maxim Gorky prose extract (The Life of a Useless Man,1907) and a KGB officer's spoken address,Moscow, June 1990,title separator page and to the rear,publisher's advert and order form.
Preceded by the original US,8vo HB+dw/dj,1st edn,published by Simon & Schuster, New York, NY, U.S.A.(1991).
Author's 7th sequential US published title in this Inspector Rostnikov series but only the 4th available title in the UK - all of them as p/back Original,1st edns - in the UK - following on from 'The Man Who Walked Like a Bear','A Cold Red Sunrise', and 'A Fine Red Rain'.
Please contact seller @ rpaxtonden@blueyonder.co.uk ,because of the lighter weight and the value of this item for correct,insured shipping/P+p quotes - particularly ALL overseas customers - BEFORE ordering through the order page!
** N.B. UK,buyers please note,p/backs' actual shipping/P+p costs are adjusted and any difference is refunded,after order receipt and before the order's despatch,especially if p/back is offered P+p free. *This item offered P+p FREE - offer available UK only. ** N.B. US customers please be aware: US standard AIR postage from UK to US can now cost more than the price of the book! If speed is not of the essence,then Economy rate is recommended - at approx. 1/2 to 2/3rds of standard US AIR quote/rate - sometimes arriving long before the quoted 42 days - but not always.








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Bookseller
R. J. A. PAXTON-DENNY. GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
rja929921
Title
ROSTNIKOV'S VACATION.
Author
KAMINSKY, STUART M:
Book condition
Used - Near FINE.
Jacket condition
No dw/dj,p/back as issued.
Quantity available
1
Edition
UK,12mo p/back Original,1st edn thus.
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 10
0749312874
ISBN 13
9780749312879
Publisher
LONDON.MANDARIN PAPERBACK/REED CONSUMER BOOKS LTD.,1993.
Place of Publication
London, England
This edition first published
January 14, 1993
Keywords
q52.MODERN FIRSTS2.UK,12mo p/back 1st edn thus.ISBN 0749312874.US_20th-century American novelists_Inspector Porfiry Rostnikov_mystery fiction_novels.Books new used,signed,rare.
Bookseller catalogs
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