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Twenty-Four Strokes Of The Pen: An Egyptian Holiday by B. M. W. Jesson - First Edition - 1929 - from World of Rare Books (SKU: 1637920385MHP)

Twenty-Four Strokes Of The Pen: An Egyptian Holiday

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Twenty-Four Strokes Of The Pen: An Egyptian Holiday

by B. M. W. Jesson

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  • hardcover
  • First
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Methuen & Co. Ltd., 1929. Hardcover. Acceptable. 1929. First Edition. 122 pages. No dust jacket. Red cloth. Contains black and white plates. Pages are moderately tanned and foxed throughout. Pencil inscription to front free endpaper. Thumb-marking present. Substantial creasing to gutter. Binding remains firm. Boards have moderate edge-wear with bumping to corners and rubbing to surfaces. Notable crushing to spine ends. Heavy sunning to spine and edges. Visible scratches to rear board. Book has a noticeable forward lean.

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Bookseller
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Bookseller's Inventory #
1637920385MHP
Title
Twenty-Four Strokes Of The Pen: An Egyptian Holiday
Author
B. M. W. Jesson
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Acceptable
Quantity-available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Methuen & Co. Ltd.
Date Published
1929

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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]
edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a... [More]
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps... [More]
foxed
Foxing is the age related browning, or brown-yellowish spots, that can occur to book paper over time. When this aging process... [More]
rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
First Edition
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acceptable
A non-traditional book condition description that generally refers to a book in readable condition, although no standard exists... [More]
gutter
The inside margin of a book, connecting the pages to the joints near the binding.
Cloth
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