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The Wonderful Wapentake

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The Wonderful Wapentake

by Fletcher, J. S

  • Used
  • very good
  • Hardcover
  • First
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Very Good
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About This Item

London: John Lane Bodley Head, 1895. A very good copy rebound in contemporary half leather with marbled boards. Red title label to spine with five raised bands and gilt desgin. Previous owner's bookplate to fep. Page edges rough cut. Internally clean, bright and sound with b/w plates by Symington. 249pp + 15pp advertisements.. First Edition. Hardback. Very Good. Illus. by Symington, J. Ayton. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.

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Details

Bookseller
Rickaro Books Ltd GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
055287
Title
The Wonderful Wapentake
Author
Fletcher, J. S
Illustrator
Symington, J. Ayton
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
John Lane Bodley Head
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1895
Keywords
Yorkshire Fiction Sketches J S Fletcher
Bookseller catalogs
Fiction and Poetry; Yorkshire Fiction;
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall

Terms of Sale

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30 day return guarantee, with full refund including original shipping costs for up to 30 days after delivery if an item arrives misdescribed or damaged.

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Rickaro Books Ltd

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About Rickaro Books Ltd

At Rickaro Books, we have over 30 years experience in bookselling and customer care. We have a retail shop located in the historic town of Horbury and whilst we sell online, we always welcome visitors to the shop.We specialise in T.E. Lawrence (Lawrence of Arabia) but also carry a wide range of other titles across the fields of military, local history and first edition fiction. if you are seeking for a particular title, we are happy to assist and are always interested in purchasing good, collectable books.

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rebound
A book in which the pages have been bound into a covering replacing the original covering issued by the publisher.
First Edition
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Marbled boards
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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]
raised band(s)
Raised bands refer to the ridges that protrude slightly from the spine on leather bound books.  The bands are created...[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]
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]
bookplate
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