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Sir Rusty Sword

by Lindsay, Philip,

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


United Kingdom: Hutchinson. Good in Good dust jacket. 1946. Hardcover. A good undated hardcover, assumed to be the 1946 wartime economy reprint, in an about good unclipped dustwrapper. The book is in clean black boards bumped to the spine ends/corners, internally without writing or stamps, a small three corner tear anciently mended on the front endpaper, unmarked toned pages tanned and lightly foxed to the text-block edges. The bright dustwrapper is creased/rubbed to the edges with several small closed tears and chips to the spine head/tips and a small loss to the spine heel - supplied in a new removable archival sleeve. Carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland.; 60x40 .


  • Bookseller: The Old Bookshelf GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 49757
  • Title: Sir Rusty Sword
  • Author: Lindsay, Philip,
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good in Good dust jacket
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Hutchinson
  • Place: United Kingdom
  • Date published: 1946
  • Keywords: Historical Fiction
  • Bookseller catalogs: Historical Fiction;


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