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The Story of the Other Wise Man by  Henry Van Dyke - Hardcover - Later Printing - 1895 - from Dale Steffey Books (SKU: 007086)

The Story of the Other Wise Man

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The Story of the Other Wise Man

by Van Dyke, Henry

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  • very good
  • Hardcover
  • Signed
Condition
Very Good/No Jacket
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About This Item

New York and London: Harper & Brothers, 1895. SCARCE SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR on front end page - "Inscribed with best wishes, Henry Van Dyke, Dec. 13, 1922". Very Good Minus, front hinge cracked, cloth covers rubbed and soiled, small chip bottom corner title page, light foxing and toning to end pages. Letters K-W copyright page indicating Oct. 1922 publication for this printing. Uncommon in any printing SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR.. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR. Later Printing. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

Synopsis

Henry Van Dyke was a preacher, university professor, diplomat, poet, translator, and author of many inspirational writings.  His most famous work is The Story of the Other Wise Man , one of the best loved and most inspiring of all Christmas classics, celebrating its triumphant centennial in 1996.

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On Nov 4 2012, 63jesse said:
this is my favorite christmas story. i have read it yearly to my children for many years. i recommend this story to those of any age

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Details

bookseller
Dale Steffey Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
007086
Title
The Story of the Other Wise Man
Author
Van Dyke, Henry
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
No Jacket
Edition
Later Printing
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Harper & Brothers
Place of Publication
New York and London
Date Published
1895
Bookseller catalogs
Literature; Christianity, Islam, Judaism;
Size
12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

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Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched... [More]
title page
A page at the front of a book which may contain the title of the book, any subtitles, the authors, contributors, editors, the... [More]
hinge
The portion of the book closest to the spine that allows the book to be opened and closed.
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps... [More]
inscribed
When a book is described as being inscribed, it indicates that a short note written by the author or a previous owner has been... [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]
soiled
Generally refers to minor discoloration or staining.
cracked
In reference to a hinge or a book's binding, means that the glue which holds the opposing leaves has allowed them to separate,... [More]
Copyright page
The page in a book that describes the lineage of that book, typically including the book's author, publisher, date of... [More]

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