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The Kite That Won the Revolution

By Asimov, Isaac




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The Kite that Won the Revolution

Asimov, Isaac

Houghton Mifflin. Collectible - Very Good. NY: Random House, 1945. Stated 1st. Hardcover. 8vo. 229 pgs. Fair with no dust jacket. Black cloth with silver gilt. Silver lettering on spine is worn. Spine slant. Corners and spine ends worn, an inch of cloth is torn at top front corner. Owner name in ink to front pastedown and title pg. Hinge started at title pg. Contents clean. Inquire if you need further information.

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Price: $57.88


The Kite that Won the Revolution

Asimov, Isaac

Boston and London: Houghton Mifflin Company 148pp. Riverside Press Cambrige. Blue cloth with white lettering on spine and decoration on front cover, illustrated with drawings. This is one of a several science books for children written by Asimov. He explores early electrical experiments and gives an overview of Benjamin Franklin's contributions to science and the American Revolution. Pages are clean (no writing, underlining, or highlighting) but yellowed with age. Binding is a bit loose (text block is slightly pulling away from boards) but pages still secure/attached. Boards have some rubbing to extremities. Unclipped DJ is sunned/ink-rubbed/finger soiled with some minor moisture stains to upper rear flap. Heavy shelfwear (1.5" triangular piece missing from upper right front corner, moderate chipping/rubbing/nicking to all extremities). Looks nice in protective mylar covering. This is not a remainder or ex-library. No previous owner markings. Nice reading copy. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Good -/Fair +. Illus. by Mays, Victor. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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THE KITE THAT WON THE REVOLUTION

Asimov, Isaac

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1963. 148 pp. Trade paperback format. Edge and corner wear with a crease on the spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with drawings by Victor Mays. How could it be that a middle-aged man flying a kite in a thunderstorm should bring down with it not only lightning but victory for the American Colonies in the Revolution? The Contents are: France to the Rescue; Gold from the Sea; The Ball of Sulfur; The Two Fluids; The Shocking Jar; The Self-Made Man - Benjamin Franklin; Positive and Negative; The Hammer of Thor; The Pointed Umbrella; The Idea of Union; Failure in England; Success in France; The Nation Completed; and Postscript: A Hundred Years Later.. First Printing - First Thus. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Victor Mays;. 8vo.

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Kite That Won the Revolution

Isaac Asimov

Houghton Mifflin Co (J). Hardcover. 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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The Kite That Won The Revolution

Asimov, Isaac

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1963, 1963. Hardcover. Acceptable. Disclaimer:A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers. The dust jacket is missing. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.

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The Kite that Won the Revolution

Asimov, Isaac

Houghton Mifflin, Boston, 1963. Soft Cover. Fair. Ex-Library.

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The Kite That Won the Revolution

Asimov, Isaac

Boston: Houghton Miffin Co, 1963. x-school Copy & Cover a little faded. 2nd Printing.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Victor Mays. Ex-School Library.

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The Kite that Won the Revolution

Asimov, Isaac

Houghton Mifflin. Used - Very Good. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear.

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Price: $8.45