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WHEN I WAS A CHILD by  Yoshio MARKINO - First Canadian issue - from Steven Temple Books ABAC / ILAB (SKU: 34316)

WHEN I WAS A CHILD

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WHEN I WAS A CHILD

by MARKINO, Yoshio

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  • hardcover
  • First
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About This Item

Toronto: Musson, no date (1912?). First Canadian issue. Hardcover. Squarish octavo, stamped in white. and gilt. pp xii, (282) + frontispiece portrait and 11 plates; many vignette drawings in the text. Spine a little darkened, with a short tear at foot, two small light spots, frayed at head; offset endpaper tanning; page edges tanned; else a VG clean and tight copy, no owner names. The famous Japanese artist remember his early years in Japan. .

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Bookseller
Steven Temple Books ABAC / ILAB CA (CA)
Bookseller's Inventory #
34316
Title
WHEN I WAS A CHILD
Author
MARKINO, Yoshio
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used
Edition
First Canadian issue
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Musson, no date (1912?)
Place of Publication
Toronto
Keywords
Japan; Japanese Art
Bookseller catalogs
Illustrated; Asia;

Terms of Sale

Steven Temple Books ABAC / ILAB

For direct orders, prices will be converted to equivalent Canadian dollars at the prevailing rate of exchange on day of order and shipping is extra at cost. For shipments to a Canadian address, HST is extra (5% on book price, provincial rate on shipping). We accept payment by Visa, Mastercard, American Express, international money order, cheque (Canada and US only). For credit card orders, the US dollar total will be converted to Canadian dollars at the prevailing daily rate. All items are guaranteed to be as described and authentic, and any item may be returned for a full cash refund including cost of return shipping (post office only) if it is felt to be not as described. Returns for any other reason accepted only with our express permission. Persons wishing to return an item for whatever reason should in any case contact us first and within 7 days of receipt. All items remain our property until paid for in full. Books can be sent with invoice to major institutions.

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Steven Temple Books ABAC / ILAB

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About Steven Temple Books ABAC / ILAB

After 30 years of keeping shop in downtown Toronto, we have now become a home-based business. Visitors by appointment only. We specialize in literary books, particularly Canadian literary books (we have handled more out of print and rare Canadian literary books than anyone else in history). We also have select out of print, scarce, and rare books in a variety of subject areas. We were founded in 1974. We do appraisals for a fee and welcome wants lists.

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VG
Very Good condition can describe a used book that does show some small signs of wear - but no tears - on either binding or... [More]
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]
tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
octavo
Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing... [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]
offset
A technique of printing where the inked image or text is ... [More]
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]
vignette
A decorative design or illustration placed at the beginning or end of a ... [More]

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