Shadow On the Hearth

by Merril, Judith

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New York: Doubleday, 1950. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. Shadow of the Hearth, first edition, black cloth wih silver lettered spine. Offsetting and foxing to endpapers otherwise a very good copy. From the collection of Canadian writer Greg Gatenby, Greg's name to top right corner of front endpaper. Inscribed for Greg by Judy Merril on title… Read more
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SHADOW ON THE HEARTH

by Judith Merril

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Rare Book Cellar
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1950
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First Edition; First Printing
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New York: Doubleday. 1950. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good+ in a Very Good+ dust jacket. Some light edge wear. Stated First Edition. .
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SHADOW ON THE HEARTH

by Merril, Judith

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1950
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Garden City: Doubleday, 1950. Cloth. First edition of the critic/anthologist's first book. A near fine copy in a crisp dust jacket which, apart from some light soiling to the rear panel, would be near fine as well.
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Shadow on the Hearth

by Merril, Judith

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1950
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Very Good+
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Stated First Edition
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Garden City: Doubleday & Co., 1950. Stated First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good+. Garden City: Doubleday & Co., 1950. Stated First Edition. Very Good+/Very Good+. "First Edition" stated on copyright page, in clean original unclipped jacket. Clean unfaded black cloth boards with bright silver lettering on spine. Hint of very slight surface wear… Read more
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Shadow on the Hearth

by Merril, Judith

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Old Scrolls Book Shop - Biblio
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1950
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Near Fine
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Stated First Edition
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Garden City: Doubleday & Co., 1950. Stated First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good+. Garden City: Doubleday & Co., 1950. Stated First Edition. Near Fine/Very Good+. Very clean unfaded black cloth boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges… Read more
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Shadow on the Hearth

by Merril, Judith

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Parigi Books, ABAA/ILAB
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1950
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First Edition
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Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc, 1950. First Edition. Hardcover. Boards. Lower rear corner bruised, light wear to bottom edges. A near fine copy in very good+ dustjacket with minute chipping to the edges and light toning. The author's first novel. "... one of the very best stories of nuclear holocaust..." The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction, eds.… Read more
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SHADOW ON THE HEARTH

by Merril Judith

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Fantastic Literature Ltd
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1953
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fine hardcover copy in a near fine dustwrapper
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1st UK edition. A typical day in a Westchester suburb of New Yo
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Sidgwick & Jackson, 1953. 1st UK edition. A typical day in a Westchester suburb of New York for a family of four is shattered by a nuclear attack on New York City.. Hardback. fine hardcover copy in a near fine dustwrapper.
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SHADOW ON THE HEARTH

by Merril, Judith

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Robert Gavora, Fine and Rare Books
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1950
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Fine
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First edition, first printing
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Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1950. First edition, first printing . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. The banal familiarity of the suburban setting made this book accessible for people who normall would not have been attracted to science fiction." Quoted from Barron; Anatomy of Wonder 4, 3-124. Fine in fine and bright dust jacket with very light bump to… Read more
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Shadow on the Hearth

by Judith Merril

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Cher Bibler
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1950
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Near Fine
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Garden City: Doubleday & Co, 1950. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Stated first edition of author's first book. Corners very slightly bumped, near ine in dust jacket with a few nicks and a 3/4" tear at top edge of front panel.
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Shadow on the Hearth

by Merril, Judith

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citynightsbooks
Published
1950
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Very Good
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1st Edition.
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Doubleday & Co., 1950. Black cloth, gilt titles. Stated first edition. Book very good with some waterspotting to front board, edgewear to boards at top & bottom. DJ also very good with one 1-inch tear, top front panel, 1/8 inch chipping, head & heel of spine, wear to folds, aging to back panel. Price of $3.00 intact. 277 pp.. 1st… Read more
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SHADOW ON THE HEARTH

by Merril, Judith

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Robert Gavora, Fine and Rare Books
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1950
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Fine
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First edition, first printing
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Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1950. First edition, first printing . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. The banal familiarity of the suburban setting made this book accessible for people who normall would not have been attracted to science fiction." Quoted from Barron; Anatomy of Wonder 4, 3-124. Near fine in very good plus dust jacket.
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SHADOW ON THE HEARTH

by Merril, Judith

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Books from the Crypt
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1950
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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NY: Doubleday, 1950. 1st printing, 1950. Black cloth; stamped in silver on spine. "Post-catastrophe science fiction novel; how a woman copes with the chaos in the wake of a nuclear war" (Locke; Spectrum I, p. 155). Author's first book, filmed as "Atomic Attack" in 1954 (ABC). Previous owner's name on front pastedown; dj chipped at all corners with a… Read more
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SHADOW ON THE HEARTH

by Merril, Judith

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Books from the Crypt
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1950
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Very Good+
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First Edition
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NY: Doubleday, 1950. 1st printing, 1950. Black cloth; stamped in silver on spine. "Post-catastrophe science fiction novel; how a woman copes with the chaos in the wake of a nuclear war" (Locke; Spectrum I, p. 155). Author's first book, filmed as "Atomic Attack" in 1954 (ABC). Corners bumped.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good+.
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Shadow on the Hearth

by MERRIL, Judith

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Houle Rare Books & Autographs
Published
1950
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1st Edition
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Garden City, New York, Doubleday, Doran & Co., Inc. [1950]., 1950. First edition (so stated). 8vo. Dust jacket designed by Edward Kasper (unclipped; rubbed). Very good. 277 pages. No signatures or bookplates. Currey p. 360.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.
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Shadow on the Hearth

by Merril, Judith

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Spafford Books
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Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1950, 1st edition. (Cloth) 277pp. Very good plus in very good plus dust jacket. .
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Shadow on the Hearth

by Merril, Judith

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N & A Smiles
Published
1953
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Very Good
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1st Edition
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London: London: Sidgwick & Jackson 1953 First Edition cr.8vo 287pp, 1953 VG original red cloth, clean throughout, in GD+ frayed & price-clipped DW, 1" split to head of spine, now protected in Brodart sleeve. Jacket art by CWB.
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SHADOW ON THE HEARTH

by Merril, Judith

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John W. Knott, Jr., Bookseller, ABAA/ILAB
Published
1950
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Some offsetting to end papers, penciled comment to front free end paper, some rubs to lower board edges, a very good copy in a v
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First edition
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Garden City: Doubleday, 1950. First edition. Some offsetting to end papers, penciled comment to front free end paper, some rubs to lower board edges, a very good copy in a very good dust jacket with light wear to the spine ends and corners, spine a bit age darkened, some soiling and staining to the rear panel. (27988). Octavo,… Read more
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Shadow on the Hearth

by Judith Merril

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC
Published
1950
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Doubleday & Company, 1950. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Octavo, 8 1/4" tall, 277 pages, silver spine titles on black boards. A very good, generally clean, neat, hard cover with minor shelf wear and rubbing at the corners; binding tight, paper moderately yellowed. In a good, edge worn dust jacket, spine color faded, chipping at the spine and… Read more
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The Shadow On The Hearth

by Merril, Judith

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Wonderland Books
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1950
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NVG/G+
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Doubleday, 1950. NVG/G+.
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Shadow on the Hearth

by Merril, Judith

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1950
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Fine
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First Edition
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Doubleday, 1950. First Edition . Hardcover. Fine/Near Good. Sturdy book, blue cloth, bright silver lettering on spine, 277 pages. A woman in Westchester County NY copes with nuclear holocaust. DJ heavy paper beneath mylar, background in purple and red of woman and child and exploding city. DJ has very slight wear to front tips, microtear and very… Read more
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Shadow on the Hearth

by MERRIL, Judith

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Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA
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1950
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Near Fine
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New York: Doubleday, 1950. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. First edition. Owner name on front fly, ends of the spine lightly worn, else near fine in near fine dustwrapper with some rubbing to the ends of the spine and edges of the panels.
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Shadow On The Hearth

by Merril, Judith

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Flip Your Wig
Published
1950-01-01
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Doubleday, 1950-01-01. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First Printing in Good Dust Jacket. Clean boards. Unmarked clean pages. Light creasing/shelf wear to DJ with small closed tear. DJ price clipped. DJ in protective mylar. Attractive copy!
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Shadow on the Hearth

by Merril, Judith

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Monroe Street Books
Published
1950
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Very Good
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1st
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Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Co., 1950. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 277 pages. Light edge wear, small tears to dust jacket. small piece missing from top edge; in brodart. Else a clean, tight copy. Record # 851404
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Shadow on the Hearth

by MERRIL, Judith

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Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA
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1950
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Near Fine
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New York: Doubleday, 1950. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. First edition. Light stain to the spine, else near fine in very good, lightly soiled dustwrapper with some creasing and rubbing and a tear to the top of the front panel.
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Shadow on the Hearth

by Merril, Judith

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Mind Electric Books
Published
1950
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Fine
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First Edition
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New York, NY: Doubleday, 1950. First edition (stated) / first printing. Book is in fine condition with a very good (tiny chips at corners, 2 scuffs on front) unclipped dustjacket protected in a Brodart wrapper. An Attractive Copy! Please feel free to ask me for pictures or more information, Thanks. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good.
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Shadow on the Hearth

by Merril, Judith

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Books Music Videos 4 U
Published
1950
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Used; Good
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First Edition
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Garden City, New York, USA: Doubleday, 1950. First Edition. Hard Cover. Used; Good. First edition of the first novel from the "little mother of science fiction". At the time she was married to Frederik Pohl.
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Shadow on the Hearth

by Judith Merril

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Endless Shores Books
Published
1950
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Good +
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First edition
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Doubleday, 1950. First edition. Hardcover. Good +/fair.
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Shadow on the Hearth [a tense, prophetic novel of one woman's world --after the Bomb falls!]

by Merril, Judith

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Gil's Book Loft
Published
1950
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near fine in vg+ dj
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1st
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Garden City: Doubleday & Co, 1950. 1st . Hardcover. near fine in vg+ dj/Dust Jacket Included. Most attractive and tight Edward Kasper dj. near fine in vg+ dj, black boards 277 pgs
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Shadow On The Hearth

by Merril, Judith

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1950
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Acceptable
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Doubleday, 1950. Hardcover. Acceptable. Disclaimer:Missing dust jacket; Readable copy. Pages may have considerable notes/highlighting. ~ ThriftBooks: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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Shadow on the Hearth

by Merril, Judith

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Durdles Books (IOBA)
Published
1953
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Very Good
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1st Edition 1st Printing
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London : Sidgwick and Jackson Ltd, 1953. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. First edition first printing. Hardback book is tight and clean with slight lean. Boards sharp and clean, title gilt perfect. Text block clean, with toning to edges, more pronounced to the top edge. Front FEP has… Read more
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Shadow on the Hearth

by Merril, Judith

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Schwabe Books
Published
1966
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Very Good
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Comapct, 1966. Mass Market. Very Good. . Minimal wear and creases. Pages are tanned but clean.
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SHADOW ON THE HEARTH

by Merril, Judith [Dust Wrapper design by Edward Kasper]

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biblioboy
Published
1950
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
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First Edition
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Garden City: Doubleday and Company, Inc.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1950. First Edition. Hardcover. First edition of the author's first novel. "A tense, prophetic novel of one woman's world---after the bomb falls!" Reginald 10049. 277 pages. VG+ copy [lightly bumped] in attractive VG+ Dust Wrapper [toning to the spine lettering and to the rear… Read more
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Shadow on the Hearth

by Judith Merril

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Books By Design
Published
1950
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Doubleday & Company, Inc, 1950. First Edition. Very Good/Good. ***Please see photo's for exact book conditions. Small chippings on the dust jacket.
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Shadow on the Hearth.

by MERRIL, Judith.

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Grendel Books, ABAA/ILAB
Published
1950
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
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Garden City:: Doubleday & Company,. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1950. Hardcover. Stated first edition. Very good in a very good (age toning) dust jacket. .
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Shadow on the Hearth

by Merril, Judith

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Homeward Bound Books
Published
1950
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
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First Edition
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New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1950. First Edition. Hardcover. 277 p. 21 cm. Sound and square binding in cloth-covered boards. Slight wear to the corner tips. Previous owner's name and address on front free endpaper. Inside pages are clean and unmarked, with slight toning. … Read more
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Shadow On The Hearth

by Merril, Judith

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Dearly Departed Books
Published
1950
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NF
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1st Edition
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Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company. NF. 1950. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Stated first edition bound in black cloth with silver spine lettering. A Near Fine copy in a Very Good dust jacket. Rubs to the book's spine tips and upper corners and small bumps to the lower corners. The dust jacket is frayed and chipped at the… Read more
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Shadow on the Hearth

by Merril, Judith (ed)

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CANFORD BOOK CORRAL
Published
1950
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A NEAR FINE bright tight copy in a NEAR FINE bright MYLAR covered dust jacket!
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1st
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Doubleday, 1950. 1st. Hardcover . A NEAR FINE bright tight copy in a NEAR FINE bright MYLAR covered dust jacket!.
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Shadow on the hearth

by Merril, Judith:

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Rainy Day Books (Australia)
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London : Sidgwick and Jackson, 1953 ; first edition Hard red cloth cover, worn spine. 287p. pages aged. previous owner's name on back endpaper.
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Shadow on the Hearth

by Merril, Judith

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biblioboy
Published
1950
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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First edition of the author's first novel. "A tense, prophetic novel of one woman's world---after the bomb falls!" Reginald 10049. 277 pages. VG copy [lightly bumped, light uneven toning to the endpapers] in attractive Good to Very Good Dust Wrapper [scattered wear]. bx 80
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Shadow on the Hearth

by Merril, Judith (ed)

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CANFORD BOOK CORRAL
Published
1950
Condition
Fine in VG+litely edgeworn dj
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1st
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Doubleday, 1950. 1st. hardcover. Fine in VG+litely edgeworn dj.
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Shadow on the Hearth

by Merril, Judith;

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Second Story Books, ABAA
Published
1950
Edition
First Edition
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Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc, 1950. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo; pp 277; G/G; black/burgundy pictorial spine with ivory text; dust jacket has lightly sun darkened exterior; slightly age toned flap; minor chips to edges; mylar wraps; cloth clean; strong boards; text block shows lightly toned exterior edges; deckled fore edges; interior clean;. 1320760. FP New Rockville Stock.… Read more
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Dover Two

by Joyce Porter

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My Book Heaven
Published
1968
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Fawcett Crest, 1968. First Printing. Near Fine condition. #D1103. Ink mark to cover.
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