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The World of the Greeks.

by Victor Duruy

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Geneva, Switzerland Editions Minerva, 1971. Hardcover First Edition Thus (1971), unstated in accordance with Minerva's customary practice. First Edition Thus (1971), unstated in accordance with Minerva's customary practice. Very Good+ in Very Good+ DJ: Both book and DJ show indications of very careful use. The Book shows just a touch of shelving wear to the lower extremities; the binding is ever so slightly cocked off square, while remaining perfectly secure; else flawless; the text is clean. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome very nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing the mildest shelving wear and a single, unobtrusive flaw. Bright and Clean. Virtually 'As New'. The DJ shows only a touch wrinkling to the cellophane contact cover of the illustrated paper, which seems to have characterized most copies of this series: else only the mildest rubbing to the panels; unclipped. Attractive and intact. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9.5 x 7.9 x 0.85 inches). 159 pages. Profusely illustrated with duotone photographs. Translated by Joel Rosenthal. Language: English. Weight: 1 pound, 12 ounces. Decorated Endpapers. Hardback with DJ. .


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