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The Ten Ton Cutter by  Harry Castlemon - First Edition, First Printing - 1897 - from Old Scrolls Book Shop (SKU: 021725)

The Ten Ton Cutter

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The Ten Ton Cutter

by Castlemon, Harry

  • Used
  • hardcover
  • First
Very Good+/No Dust jacket
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Philadelphia: Henry T. Coates, 1897. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good+/No Dust jacket. First Edition decorated American trade binding in excellent condition. Scarce title. Brown cloth boards with black and orange forest scene on cover, decorated spine (man nailing message to a tree). Black lettering on cover, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. All pages clean and bright. Faintest hint of soiling to rear board. Binding is tight, no cracking, with just a hint of lean. Clean chocolate brown endpapers. Brief previous owner inscription dated 1899 on blank preliminary page. Frontis illustration with clean tissue guard; three additional black and white plates. 425 pages.


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Old Scrolls Book Shop US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
The Ten Ton Cutter
Castlemon, Harry
Book condition
Used - Very Good+
Jacket condition
No Dust jacket
Quantity available
First Edition, First Printing
Henry T. Coates
Place of Publication
Date published
fiction, boys fiction, juvenile, Harry Castlemon, first edition, Decorated American Trade Binding, DATB
Bookseller catalogs
Children's; Decorated American Trade Binding;

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Stanley, New York
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First Edition
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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]
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
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