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Seven Dawns to Death

by GRAY BERKELEY

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London: Collins, 1950. First Edition. Hard Cover. Dust Jacket. First UK Edition. Publisher's burgundy cloth with silver spine lettering. Heavy foxing to the page block edges which has crept into the text in places and a former owner's name/address on the front paste-down overall a VG copy (or thereabouts). The D/W is foxed to the flaps, soiled to the back panel and spine and has minor loss at the head and tail with completely un-necessary tape repairs thereto.
  • Bookseller: James M Pickard, ABA, ILAB, PBFA. GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 355490716336
  • Title: Seven Dawns to Death
  • Author: GRAY BERKELEY
  • Format/binding: Hard Cover
  • Book condition: Used
  • Jacket condition: Dust Jacket
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Collins
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1950

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paste-down
The paste-down is the portion of the endpaper that is glued to the inner boards of a hardback book. The paste-down forms an esse...[more]
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jacket
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VG
Very Good condition can describe a used book that does show some small signs of wear - but no tears - on either binding or paper...[more]
foxed
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Cloth
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tail
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