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Wanderings in South America, the United States and the Antilles by  Charles Waterton - Hardcover - nd - from Paul Haynes Rare Books (SKU: Biblio636)

Wanderings in South America, the United States and the Antilles

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Wanderings in South America, the United States and the Antilles

by Waterton, Charles

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  • hardcover
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Blackie and Son Limited. London. nd. Octavo. Half title, title, vii, 208pp. Full blue calf Prize binding by Relfe Brothers London. Spine in six compartments with gilt tooling and red leather label, Kibworth Grammar School Emblem to upper board in gilt. Gilt bordering, edge tooling and inner gilt tooling. All edges and endpapers marbled. Some light rubbing to extremities. Occasional spotting. Ribworth School Prize bookplate, awarded to W. Hill Midsummer 1895, to fep.

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Bookseller
Paul Haynes Rare Books GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
Biblio636
Title
Wanderings in South America, the United States and the Antilles
Author
Waterton, Charles
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Blackie and Son Limited
Place of Publication
London
Date published
nd
Keywords
Travel, South America, Caribbean, Ribworth, York
Bookseller catalogs
Travel and Exploration; Americas and Caribbean; Christmas gift ideas; Fine Bindings;
Size
8vo

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About Paul Haynes Rare Books

Paul Haynes has been an antiquarian bookseller since 1978. Based in Hay on Wye, he travels worldwide to buy and sell rare and old books. A member of the ABA, ILAB and PBFA. Paul Haynes Rare Books offers both antiquarian and scarce books in all subjects, with something of a bias towards the owner's passion for Travel and Exploration.

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nd
no publisher's date given
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]
bookplate
Highly sought after by some collectors, a book plate is an inscribed or decorative device that identifies the owner, or former...[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]
octavo
Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing...[more]
half title
The blank front page which appears just prior to the title page, and typically contains only the title of the book, although, at...[more]
rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
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]
calf
Calf or calf hide is a common form of leather binding.  Calf binding is naturally a light brown but there are ways to treat...[more]

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