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V.Y.B.: A Century of Metal Broking - 1859-1959. by Godfrey Harrison - First Edition - 1959 - from World of Rare Books (SKU: 1631262109MHA)

V.Y.B.: A Century of Metal Broking - 1859-1959.

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V.Y.B.: A Century of Metal Broking - 1859-1959.

by Godfrey Harrison

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Vivian, Younger & Bond, 1959. Hardcover. Acceptable. 1959. First Edition. 103 pages. No dust jacket. Blue cloth boards with lettering. Black and white pictorial frontispiece with plates and illustrations throughout by Eric Manning. Slight crinkling to paper at gutter. Bright and clean pages, illustrations and plates with light tanning to text block edges. Binding is firm throughout with minor thumb-marking. Heavier foxing to free endpapers. Boards have moderate edge-wear with bumping to corners and rubbing to surfaces. Gilt lettering is bright and clear. Minor wear marks to boards.


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V.Y.B.: A Century of Metal Broking - 1859-1959.
Godfrey Harrison
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Used - Acceptable
Vivian, Younger & Bond
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First Edition
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The inside margin of a book, connecting the pages to the joints near the binding.
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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]
text block
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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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Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.

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