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Sir Roger De Coverley

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Sir Roger De Coverley

by The Spectator (Addison, Joseph, Steele, Richard, Budgell, Eustace)

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  • good
  • Hardcover
  • First
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Good/No Jacket
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About This Item

Boston: Ticknor, Reed, and Fields, 1852. 233 pp. Dark brown embossed cloth with gilt title on spine. Spine ends chipped, stains to boards and paste-downs. A few interior leaves are lightly creased without affecting legibility. Book plate of Edward W. Kinsley (Boston merchant and abolitionist) on front paste-down, Kinsley's signature on first free end-paper. Slight rubbing to square corners. Text block square, clean and tight throughout. Collection of essays from the early eighteenth century (1711-12). Spectator magazine which offered political commentary through the character of Sir Roger, a hearty, humorous, plain old gentleman.. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo.

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Bookseller
The Chatham Bookseller, LLC US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
026568
Title
Sir Roger De Coverley
Author
The Spectator (Addison, Joseph, Steele, Richard, Budgell, Eustace)
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good
Jacket condition
No Jacket
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Ticknor, Reed, and Fields
Place of Publication
Boston
Date Published
1852
Size
12mo

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The Chatham Bookseller, LLC

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About The Chatham Bookseller, LLC

The Chatham Bookseller began in 1968, and, in 1970, opened a store at its present location in Madison, NJ. The store contains over 10,000 books in over 80 different subjects, and favors good used books and good literature (both hardcover and paperback) over popular books and bestsellers. Our Internet business began in 2001. Upon visiting the store, we can show and sell individual online titles upon request. Store hours are 10:00-5:30 (Tues.-Sat.) and 11:00-4:00 (Sun.). The business is run by Richard Chalfin.

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text block
Most simply the inside pages of a book. More precisely, the block of paper formed by the cut and stacked pages of a book.... [More]
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... [More]
12mo
A duodecimo is a book approximately 7 by 4.5 inches in size, or similar in size to a contemporary mass market paperback. Also... [More]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched... [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]
plate
Full page illustration or photograph. Plates are printed separately from the text of the book, and bound in at production. I.e.,... [More]
tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in... [More]
rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
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]
leaves
Very generally, "leaves" refers to the pages of a book, as in the common phrase, "loose-leaf pages." A leaf is a single sheet... [More]

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