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Slide Rule The Autobiography of An Engineer

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Slide Rule The Autobiography of An Engineer

by Shute, Nevil

  • Used
  • Hardcover
  • First
Condition
VG/VG
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About This Item

New Zealand: William Heinemann Ltd., 1954. Red cloth on boards with gilt titles, couple of tiny spots. Light few splotches of speckled wear to front & rear boards. Sunning to head of spine. Head & foot of spine with small wear and light bumping. Soft rubbing to some of the extremeties. Edges: mild foxing, yellowing and a touch soiling. Small booksellers sticker to foot of ffep. Light sprinkling to foxing to eps and to a few only pages margins. Binding is VG. 249p Dj: yellowing and light rubbing. Sunning to spine. Head & foot of spine with thin wear, small tears, chips and to bottom of spine a 1 cm open v-tear piece missing. Spine side seams with closed splits and old tape repair on inside. Head & foot of flaps spine with small chips. Price-cut to front flap foot. . First Edition. Hb. VG/VG.

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Bookseller
BOOKMARK Ltd NZ (NZ)
Bookseller Inventory #
032501
Title
Slide Rule The Autobiography of An Engineer
Author
Shute, Nevil
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - VG
Jacket condition
VG
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
William Heinemann Ltd.
Place of Publication
New Zealand
Date published
1954
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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]
flap(s)
The portion of a book cover or cover jacket that folds into the book from front to back.  The flap can contain biographical...[more]
VG/VG
Very Good Condition book with a Very Good Condition dust jacket. Very Good Condition indicates a used book that does show some...[more]
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Very Good condition can describe a used book that does show some small signs of wear - but no tears - on either binding or...[more]
ffep
A common abbreviation for Front Free EndPaper. Generally, it is the first page of a book and is part of a single sheet that...[more]
Cloth
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rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
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