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La Sculpture des Esquimaux du Canada

by George Swinton

Condition: Good/Fair

Éditions La Presse, 1976. Hardcover. Good/Fair. Folio - over 12 - 15" tall. Tight binding, unmarked text. Mild tanning to edges of text block, with moderate foxing to top edge. Very mild wear to corners of cloth covers and spine. Mild bend upward to bottom edges of covers/text block. Light indentation to inside front cover from previously-erased inscription in pencil. Dust jacket included in protective plastic sleeve. Dust jacket shows mild fading and moderate rubbing and wear to exterior, including several small tears along edges and one medium-sized portion ripped off from top edge of back cover.

  • Bookseller: The Battery Books & Music US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 2115B
  • Title: La Sculpture des Esquimaux du Canada
  • Author: George Swinton
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Jacket condition: Fair
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 0777701391
  • ISBN 13: 9780777701393
  • Publisher: Éditions La Presse
  • Place: Montreal
  • Date published: 1976
  • Pages: 255
  • Keywords: Canadian
  • Size: Folio - over 12 - 15" tall


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