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The Wheel Wright's Shop by  George Sturt - 1st Edition - 1934 - from Squirrel Away Books (SKU: 013468)

The Wheel Wright's Shop

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The Wheel Wright's Shop

by Sturt, George

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  • fair
  • Hardcover
  • First
Condition
Fair/No Jacket
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About This Item

London , UK: Cambridge University Press, 1934. Fair condition Hardcover Octavo with no dust jacket, 1934, second (April) printing of 1923 1st edition. Book has aged and has shelfwear along spine gutter wherein the cloth at the top 2 inches has separated and frayed a bit on either side of the spine, otherwise not too much wear. Sunning to spine plate, and all exterior cloth has yellowed somewhat, very light soiling exists. Boards are slightly bowed vertically, but binding is decent overall. A small ink name appears at the top of the front free end paper. Pages inside are tanning. Overall Fair condition.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Book.

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Bookseller
Squirrel Away Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
013468
Title
The Wheel Wright's Shop
Author
Sturt, George
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fair
Jacket condition
No Jacket
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Place of Publication
London , UK
Date published
1934
Keywords
Scarce Fiction Classic Collectible
Size
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall

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At Squirrel Away Books we are committed to quality and service excellence! This includes storing and shipping our books ourselves, and they never go through anyone else's warehouse, except the shipping people. From us to you, via USPS.We are a small, honest Colorado bookstore who has been in business since 1999. We ship quickly and pride ourselves on our accuracy. We have an inventory that includes many rare books and curiosities.We love being a part of the international book trade, supplying books to those who might otherwise not be able to find such rare items. Thank you for your interest in our books!

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Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[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]
plate
Full page illustration or photograph. Plates are printed separately from the text of the book, and bound in at production. I.e.,...[more]
gutter
The inside margin of a book, connecting the pages to the joints near the binding.
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]
shelfwear
Minor wear resulting from a book being place on, and taken from a bookshelf, especially along the bottom edge.
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]
Fair
is a worn book that has complete text pages (including those with maps or plates) but may lack endpapers, half-title, etc....[more]

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