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Wanted A Chaperon

by Paul Leicester Ford

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New York: Dodd Mead and Company, 1902. First Edition. Publisher's Cloth. Very Good Plus/none. Howard Chandler Christy. 1902, First Edition, Beautiful Book is Very Good Plus or Better, bright and clean publisher's green cloth, bright gilt title to front board, striking Margaret Armstrong showing her MA monogram to front board. illustrated spine. floral in white, dark green and gilt decoration, spine bright as well with light wear to head and heel and bottom of front gutter, top edge gilt, light corner wear, No previous owner bookplate or writing, text and plates fine, 109 pages plus 6 pages of color plates nicely illustrated by American Artist and illustrator Howard Chandler Christy (1872-1952) popular during the jazz age. Text in beautiful floral borders. A lovely copy protected in a custom mylar sleeve.


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Pacific Coast Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
Wanted A Chaperon
Paul Leicester Ford
Howard Chandler Christy
Publisher's Cloth
Book Condition
Used - Very Good Plus
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First Edition
Dodd Mead and Company
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
0.00 lbs
Illustrated Books, Margaret Armstrong

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Top Edge Gilt
Top edge gilt refers to the practice of applying gold or a gold-like finish to the top of the text block (the edges the pages...
The lower most portion of the spine when the book is standing vertically.
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...
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....
Highly sought after by some collectors, a book plate is an inscribed or decorative device that identifies the owner, or former...
First Edition
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A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...
The inside margin of a book, connecting the pages to the joints near the binding.
Publisher's cloth
A hardcover book comprised of cloth over hard pasteboard boards. ...

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