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Wanted A Chaperon

Wanted A Chaperon

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Wanted A Chaperon

by Paul Leicester Ford

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About This Item

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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Bookseller
Pacific Coast Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
4018
Title
Wanted A Chaperon
Author
Paul Leicester Ford
Illustrator
Howard Chandler Christy
Format/Binding
Publisher's Cloth
Book Condition
Used - Very Good Plus
Jacket Condition
none
Quantity Available
1
Edition
First Edition
Publisher
Dodd Mead and Company
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1902
Weight
0.00 lbs
Keywords
Illustrated Books, Margaret Armstrong

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Pacific Coast Books

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Gleneden Beach, Oregon

About Pacific Coast Books

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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...
Heel
The lower most portion of the spine when the book is standing vertically.
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...
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First Edition
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