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The Winter Beach

by Charlton Ogburn Jr

Condition: Very Good / Good

New York, New York: William Morrow & Company, 1966. First edition. Hardcover--quarter cloth. Very Good / Good. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, 321 pages, brown quarter-cloth. A very good original hard cover overall with moderate shelf wear and rubbing at the corners; hinges and binding solid, paper cream white, BUT with scattered foxing throughout, primarily at the fore-edge margins and endpapers and a previous owner's inscription on the front endpaper. In a good, edge worn dust jacket with the original price present.
  • Bookseller: Avenue Victor Hugo Bookshop US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 44069
  • Title: The Winter Beach
  • Author: Charlton Ogburn Jr
  • Format/binding:Hardcover--quarter cloth
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good / Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: William Morrow & Company
  • Place: New York, New York
  • Date published: 1966
  • Keywords: Nature
  • Bookseller catalogs: Nature;


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