Skip to content

Biblio logo: Used, Rare and Collectible Books for Sale

												SOMETHING CHILDISH: and Other Stories by  Katherine Mansfield
	 - First edition
			 - (1924)
		 - from Quill & Brush (SKU: 48790)

SOMETHING CHILDISH: and Other Stories

Click for full-size.

SOMETHING CHILDISH: and Other Stories

by Mansfield, Katherine

  • Used
  • First
Condition
See description
Seller
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Middletown, Maryland
Item Price
$75.00
Or just $67.50 with a
Bibliophiles club membership
$5.50 Shipping to USA
Standard delivery: 7 to 14 days

More Shipping Options
Ask Seller a Question

Payment Methods Accepted

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • American Express
  • Discover
  • Paypal

About This Item

London: Constable & Co Ltd, (1924). First edition, second issue (the first is very rare) with "First published, 1924" on copyright page. Light offset to endpapers, minor soiling to page edges, touch of rubbing to spine ends and corners, small crease on front bottom edge, otherwise very good to near fine, in dust jacket with panels and flaps in very good condition, but spine somewhat darkend and rubbed, with closed tear along front spine fold, and a few chips; still, tight and complete.

Reviews

Review this book and you’ll be entered for a chance to win !

(Log-in or Create an Account first!)

You’re rating the book as a work, not the seller or the specific copy you purchased!

Details

bookseller
Quill & Brush US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
48790
Title
SOMETHING CHILDISH: and Other Stories
Author
Mansfield, Katherine
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Publisher
Constable & Co Ltd
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
(1924)

Terms of Sale

Quill & Brush

We accept checks in U.S. dollars, PayPal, and all major credit cards.

About the Seller

Quill & Brush

Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Biblio.com member since 2007
Middletown, Maryland
Ask Seller a Question

About Quill & Brush

Quill & Brush was established in 1976 by Allen & Patricia Ahearn, the authors of the well-respected reference for booksellers and collectors, Collected Books: The Guide to Identification and Values.At present the Quill & Brush is run by the Ahearns' eldest daughter, Beth Fisher. Allen is semi-retired but continues to buy, sell, and perform professional appraisals.

Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:

Copyright page
The page in a book that describes the lineage of that book, typically including the book's author, publisher, date of... [More]
rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
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]
edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a... [More]
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps... [More]
fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the... [More]
tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
offset
A technique of printing where the inked image or text is ... [More]
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]
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]

Frequently asked questions

This Book’s Categories

tracking-