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A Song in the Foresst by Peter Hooper - 1st Edition - 1979 - from E C Books (SKU: 031969)

A Song in the Foresst

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A Song in the Foresst

by Peter Hooper

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  • very good
  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
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About This Item

Dunedin, New Zealand: John McIndoe Limited, 1979 A very good copy of the first book in Peter Hooper's futuristic trilogy. In the original dustwrapper designed by Chris Gaskin, who also provided illustrations for the book. The wrapper has some nibbling to edges and a small area of scuff on the front. A previous owner has neatly added John Hooper's dates after his name on the inside front notes. The wrapper is in a removable protective wrap. The light blue cloth binding with gilt titles to spine is in very good condition. Contents bright and clean with a little browning to endpapers and the occasional light spot to the foredge.

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Details

Bookseller
E C Books GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
031969
Title
A Song in the Foresst
Author
Peter Hooper
Illustrator
Chris Gaskin
Format/binding
Cloth
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
John McIndoe Limited
Place of Publication
Dunedin, New Zealand
Date published
1979
Keywords
New Zealand; science fiction; fantasy; paganism
Bookseller catalogs
Science Fiction and fantasy;
Size
8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

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E C Books

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Birsay, Orkney
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About E C Books

E C Books is a small online bookselling business, specialising in pre 20th century works:natural history, science, history, and travel, aiming for rarer and more unusual books. Our largest stock area is Natural History, where we have a good range of books from the 1700-1800's, many finely illustrated. Other areas include children's books, particularly late 1800's-early 1900's - again illustrated; and literature pre 1900.When you order books from us we ensure that they are properly packed to protect condition, and we always use recorded or 'signed for' postal services for more secure delivery. Please note that we have recently moved to the beautiful Orkney Islands, where we intend to open a bookshop over the next year. Because of our location we cannot guarantee 'next day' delivery but we will get your purchase to you as quickly and safely as we can.Please note that the buyer is responsible for the payment of any tax or duty on import.

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Cloth
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gilt
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