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												Washington Square by  Henry JAMES
	 - Hardcover
			 - 1971
		 - from Bluebird Books (SKU: 82504)

Washington Square

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Washington Square

by JAMES, Henry

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New York: The Heritage Press. Near Fine. 1971. Hardcover. A deluxe, illustrated reprint edition of the 1880 novel by Henry James. "Washington Square" is one of his shorter works, and is centered around the relationship between an erudite physician and his daughter. With illustrations by Lawrence Beall Smith and an introduction by Louis S. Auchincloss. --- In coral cloth-covered boards gilt-stamped spine titling, printed on buff colored leaves; patterned brown endpapers. Volume protected in red paper-covered slipcase. Sandglass flyer laid in (Avon, no. X:36). --- A bright, clean, firm copy lacking damages worthy of mention. Slipcase w/minor sunning but remains structurally sound.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); xiii, 204 pages .

Synopsis

With a new afterword by Michael CunninghamWhat Catherine Sloper lacks in brains and beauty, she makes up for by being "very good." The handsome Morris Townsend would do anything to win her hand-even if it means pretending that he loves the homely ingenue, and cares nothing for her opulent wealth.

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bookseller
Bluebird Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
82504
Title
Washington Square
Author
JAMES, Henry
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
The Heritage Press
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1971

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Bluebird Books is the bookselling business of Eric Mayer, operating from my base in Littleton, Colorado. I specialize in classic fiction and literature, books on birds and natural history, railroadiana, biography, history and many other genres. Bluebird Books features publications by the Modern Library and Everyman's Library. I offer free shipping on books shipped within the US via USPS Media Mail. INTERNATIONAL ORDERS: I recommend that you use Biblio.com for your international orders because they have formed a partnership with Asendia to allow for much more affordable shipping on parcels weighing under 5 lb. (about 2.26 kg).

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