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SALT AND SINCERITY from 'Letters to Belinda' by  Arthur L. or Humphreys - Hardcover - c - from Well Read Books and Biblio.com

SALT AND SINCERITY from 'Letters to Belinda'

by Humphreys, Arthur L. or

Condition: Good/No Jacket (as issued)


New York: Dodge Publishing Company, c. Blue cloth covered boards with gilt titling to spine and in a cream-colored label to front. Bumping to spine ends and corners. Some scuffing to boards. Page edges toned and uncut. Owner's name, location, and date to front paste-down. Spine shaken. Clean, clear copy 183 pages. A collection of charming essays by the cartographer Humphreys. Topics include: 'On Cats', 'Literature in Banff', 'Wordless Conversation', 'Insects and Insects', and 'Child Geniuses' among many others.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket (as issued). 7 1/2" x 5".
  • Bookseller: Well Read Books CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 005114
  • Title: SALT AND SINCERITY from 'Letters to Belinda'
  • Author: Humphreys, Arthur L. or
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket (as issued)
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Dodge Publishing Company
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: c
  • Keywords: ARTHUR L HUMPHREYS PENDENNYS SALT AND SINCERITY FROM LETTERS TO BELINDA ESSAY COLLECTION CARTOGRAPHER HUMOUR LITERATURE
  • Bookseller catalogs: Literature, Poetry, Music, Theatre;
  • Subjects: LITERARY COLLECTIONS / General;
  • Size: 7 1/2" x 5"


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