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Strange Lands and Friendly People by  William O Douglas - Hardcover - Book Club Edition - 1951 - from The Old Bookshelf and Biblio.com

Strange Lands and Friendly People

by Douglas, William O

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Book of the Month Club. Good in Good dust jacket. 1951. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. BOOK CLUB EDITION - A Good hardcover in an about Good dustjacket. The book is in slightly aged quarter-bound black boards, very bumped to the spine ends and corners. Internally very good, no writing or stamps, toned pages, soiled and lightly foxed to the rough-cut text-block edges. The dustjacket is creased and rubbed to the edges, with several small closed tears and tiny chips to the edges, spine ends and tips - supplied in a new removable archival sleeve. Map endpapers. Carefully packaged and despatched within 48 hours from our wee bookshop in Scotland. .


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book club edition
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foxed
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spine
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jacket
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