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Dry Guillotine

By Belbenoit, Rene




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Dry Guillotine

Belbenoit Rene

E.P. Dutton, 1/1/1938. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. 345p. First edition and first printing. Hardcover and dust jacket in mylar. Good binding and cover. Wear and tear to DJ with some loss. Soiling to rear wrap. Slight sunning to spine. Slight cock to spine. Crack to front hinge on fep. Clean, unmarked pages. Ships daily.

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Price: $245.00


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DRY GUILLOTINE; FIFTEEN YEARS AMONG THE LIVING DEAD

Belbenoit, Rene

1938. Belbenoit, Rene. DRY GUILLOTINE; FIFTEEN YEARS AMONG THE LIVING DEAD. Trans. Preston Rambo. With an introduction William La Varre. NY: E.P. Dutton, 1938. 14th printing. 345pp., Illustrations by a Fellow Prisoner. 8vo. Black cloth stamped in red and gold, upper edge of textblock dyed orange. Rough-cut outer edge of textblock, with a few pages uncut. As new, looks unread hardcover in near fine d/j with very minor soiling on back panel, upper corner tip of front panel lightly rubbed, slight rubbing upper edge of spine panel. With publisher's wrap-around banner

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Price: $180.00


Dry Guillotine: Fifteen Years Among the Living Dead

Belbenoit, Rene

E.P. Dutton, 1938. (1st) Introduction by William LaVane. Errata page in place atop list of illustrations. Heavy book, black cloth with five embossed orange lines on middle of long front, gilt gone from embossed title there and on spine too, front covers are a little loose but no visible damage to inner hinges, bookplate on first front end paper, 345 heavy lightly browned pages, illustrations by fellow prisoners at Devil's Island, the French penal colony on the South American coast. DJ front and spine has black background with blue illustration of collapsed man at top front, on spine guard standing over collapsed man. DJ is worn, torn with a chip at spine top. Poor DJ/Good book.. First Edition. Cloth. Good/Poor.

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Price: $145.00


Dry guillotine : fifteen years among the living dead

Rene Belbenoit

Penguin Adult HC/TR. Mass Market Paperback. GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, that’ll have the markings and stickers associated from the library. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, may not be included.

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Price: $131.49


Dry Guillotine: Fifteen Years Among the Living Dead

Belbenoit, Rene (Prisoner 46635)

New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., 1938. The classic account of prison life on Devil's Island and escape to freedom.. 14th Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/DJ Good (price clipped). Large Octavo.

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Dry Guillotine: Fifteen Years among the Living Dead

Belbenoit, Rene

E. P. Dutton. Near Fine. 1938. Hardcover. First edition stated, with no additional printings. 8vo. Near fine in a very good dust jacket with chipping to the extremities and rubbing. .

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Price: $100.00


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Dry Guillotine: Fifteen Years Among the Living Dead. (Signed).

Belbenoit, Rene.

New York. : Blue Ribbon Books. , 1940 . Reprint.. Blue cloth, gilt spine title, blind cover title, top edge stained red. . Very good, corners lightly bumped, good dust jacket with edgewear and a piece missing at spine head.. 20.5x14.5 cm. . Signed by the author on the ffep. Also known as “I Escaped from Devil’s Island”. weight: 1.1 lb.

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Price: $75.00


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Dry Guillotine: 15 Years Among the Living Dead

Belbenoit, Rene ( Prisoner 46635 )

Bantam, 1971. First Edition THUS. Mass Market Paperback. Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.First edition THUS, first printing. Shelf and handling wear to cover and binding, with general signs of previous use. First Bantam edition published under the title ""Dry Guillotine: Fifteen Years Among the Living Dead;"" originally published by Bantam under the title ""I Escaped from Devil's Island;"" creasing to the spine from previous use; brown smudges on back cover near the spine; small indentation in the back cover (see photographs); the text is based on the English translation of Preston Rambo. Secure packaging for safe delivery.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.

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Price: $65.00


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Dry Guillotine: Fifteen Years Among the Living Dead

Rene Belbenoit

E. P. Dutton and Company, Inc, 1938. Hardcover. Very Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. The spine remains undamaged. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket in good condition. Later printing. Minor shelf and handling wear, overall a clean solid copy with minimal signs of use. Dust jacket now wrapped with protective mylar cover. Light chipping and tearing at jacket edges. Secure packaging for safe delivery.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.

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Dry Guillotine: Fifteen Years Among The Living Dead

Belbenoit, Rene

Maidstone: George Mann, 1973 First Thus. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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Price: £ 45.00
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Dry Guillotine: Thirteen Years among the Living Dead

Belbenoit, Rene

E. P. Dutton. Fine. 1938. Hardcover. Book club edition. 8vo. Fine in a very good dust jacket with chipping at the head of the spine, rubbing at the folds, and soiling to the back panel. .

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Price: $40.00


Dry Guillotine: Fifteen Years Among the Living Dead

Belbenoit, Rene

New York: Blue Ribbon, 1940. Blue boards show light to moderate shelfwear, particularly rubbing at head, heel and edges of spine. Hinges are tight. Interior is tight and unmarked, except previous owner's name in pencil on front free endpaper. This book eventually became the movie "I Escaped from Devil's Island". 345 pp.. First Thus. Cloth. Good+/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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Price: CAD $31.00
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