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The Successful Merchant: Sketches of the Life of Mr Samuel Budgett Late of Kingswood Hill

by William Arthur

Condition: Very Good


London: Hamilton, Adams & Co, 1853. Original purple blind stamped cloith with gilt titling, spine sunned and cloth faded, 392pp, slight foxing.. Tenth. Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Book.


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12mo
A duodecimo is a book approximately 7 by 4.5 inches in size, or similar in size to a contemporary mass market paperback....[more]
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]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
sunned
Damage done to a book cover or dust jacket caused by exposure to direct sunlight.  Very strong fluorescent light can cause...[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]

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