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The Testament of Beauty: A Poem in Four Books by  Robert BRIDGES - Hardcover - 1930 - from Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA (SKU: 55532)

The Testament of Beauty: A Poem in Four Books

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The Testament of Beauty: A Poem in Four Books

by BRIDGES, Robert

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  • hardcover
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New York: Oxford University Press, 1930. Hardcover. Fine. Later printing. Octavo. Half blue morocco and cloth. Raised bands, titled and decorated with floral design in gilt. Neat gift inscription, slight sunning to the cloth, still just about fine. Binder's stamp obscured: possibly "Norcross." An attractive, handsome copy.

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Bookseller
Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
55532
Title
The Testament of Beauty: A Poem in Four Books
Author
BRIDGES, Robert
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1930
Keywords
Poetry, Bindings
Bookseller catalogs
Poetry;

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About Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA

Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc., founded in 1985, specializes in first editions of 20th Century American and English fiction. Our inventory of over 75,000 first editions includes: African-American literature & history, Mysteries, Detective Fiction, Drama, Books into Film and Sports books. We routinely issue extensively illustrated color catalogs, available by subscription. We are members of the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America (ABAA)and the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB). Tom Congalton, founder of Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc., actively promotes the ethics and standards of these professional organizations and served as President of the ABAA from 2000 to 2002.

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morocco
Morocco is a style of leather book binding that is usually made with goatskin, as it is durable and easy to dye. (see also...[more]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
octavo
Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing...[more]
fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...[more]
raised band(s)
Raised bands refer to the ridges that protrude slightly from the spine on leather bound books.  The bands are created...[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]

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