Imperial Spoils

by Hitchens, Christopher

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cover of Imperial Spoils: The Curious Case of the Elgin Marbles.

Imperial Spoils: The Curious Case of the Elgin Marbles.

by Hitchens, Christopher

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Raptis Rare Books
Published
1987
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$600.00

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New York: Hill and Wang, 1987. First edition of this early work by Hitchens. Octavo, original boards, illustrated. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "For Henry Barsinger with phil Hellene salutes Christopher Hitchens 10.xi.89." Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Jacket design by Cynthia Krupat. With essays by Robert Browning and Graham Binns.… Read more
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cover of Imperial Spoils: The Curious Case of the Elgin Marbles

Imperial Spoils: The Curious Case of the Elgin Marbles

by Hitchens, Christopher

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Burnside Rare Books, ABAA
Published
1988
Condition
Fine
Edition
First American Edition
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$500.00

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New York: Hill & Wang, 1988. First American Edition. Fine/Near Fine. First American edition. Signed by Christopher Hitchens on title page, inscribed to former owner (whose name is on half-title) and dated February 2, 2003. 137 pp. Original gray cloth. Fine in unclipped dust jacket with small tear down back panel near head, else Near Fine with light… Read more
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Imperial Spoils: The Curious Case of the Elgin Marbles

by HITCHENS, CHRISTOPHER

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Contact Editions
Published
1988
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First US Edition in English
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$275.00

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Hill & Wang, 1988. Book. Near Fine. Cloth. First US Edition in English. Gilt lettered light grey cloth in pictorial dust jacket. Hitchens presents the case for the RETURN of the Elgin Marbles which were stripped from the Parthenon, granted, to save them from neglect, and shipped home to British Museum. An early entry in the Hitchens oevre and thus… Read more
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Imperial Spoils: The Curious Case of the Elgin Marbles

by Hitchens, Christopher

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1987
Condition
VG-/VG- (light foxing to block, pages are otherwise clean and clear. Some slight wear to DJ edges.)
ISBN
9780809041893
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$250.00

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NY: Hill and Wang, 1987. Hardcover. VG-/VG- (light foxing to block, pages are otherwise clean and clear. Some slight wear to DJ edges.). Light grey cloth with gilt lettering on spine, color DJ. 137 pp. Numerous bw plates. "When Thomas Bruce, seventh earl of Elgin and British ambassador to the Ottoman empire, removed the Parthenon's sculptured friezes to… Read more
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Imperial Spoils; The Curious Case of the Elgin Marbles

by Hitchens, Christopher

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Ground Zero Books, Ltd.
Published
1988
Condition
Very good
Edition
First American Edition [stated], presumed First printing
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$250.00

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New York: Hill and Wang, 1988. First American Edition [stated], presumed First printing. Hardcover. Very good/Good. 137, [3] pages. Illustrations. Suggestions for Further Reading. Appendix 1 & 2. Ink notation, not from author, on front free end paper. DJ, is price clipped, has some wear, tears, chips and soiling. … Read more
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Imperial Spoils: The Curious Case of the Elgin Marbles

by Hitchens, Christopher

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Bonita
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Good
ISBN
9780809041893
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$149.02

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Hardcover. Good. Access codes and supplements are not guaranteed with used items.
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Imperial Spoils : The Curious Case of the Elgin Marbles

by Christopher Hitchens

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ThriftBooks
Published
1989
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780809041893
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$66.82

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Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1989. Hardcover. 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. An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps… Read more
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cover of Imperial Spoils: The Curious Case of the Elgin Marbles

Imperial Spoils: The Curious Case of the Elgin Marbles

by Christopher Hitchens

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ThriftBooks
Published
1989
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780809041893
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$50.40

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Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1989. Hardcover. Good. Former library book; Pages can have notes/highlighting. Spine may show signs of wear. ~ ThriftBooks: Read More, Spend Less.Ex-Library copy with typical library marks and stamps. Dust jacket in good condition. Shelf and handling wear to cover and binding, with general signs of previous use. Damage… Read more
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