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Whitaker's Almanack

£14.99

Product description

This is a "Library" edition specially published for promotional presentation by "The British Electic Transformer Co. Ltd", with full soft red leather coverd boards with blind stamped ruled margins. The spine, which is quite faded, has the book details in gilt text. There is a dark circular mark on the front board. The boards have rounded corners so there is no sign of bumping. There is slight shelf wear to the edges, mainly the bottom and corners.

There is a 5cm tear to the front pastedown at the hinge, but the hinge and binding is in good order. The page ends are tinted red to match the leather boards.

The front pastedown has a number in ballpoint ink and a pasted-in presentation label (see images). The binding is in very good condition, still mainy tight indicating the pages have hardly, if ever, been opend.


Item details

Added value:
scarce edition
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
188 x 132 x 55 mm approx.
Edition:
1949
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
1126
Publisher:
Whitaker

Standard UK Delivery £3.95 per order

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About this item

This is a "Library" edition specially published for promotional presentation by "The British Electic Transformer Co. Ltd", with full soft red leather coverd boards with blind stamped ruled margins. The spine, which is quite faded, has the book details in gilt text. There is a dark circular mark on the front board. The boards have rounded corners so there is no sign of bumping. There is slight shelf wear to the edges, mainly the bottom and corners.

There is a 5cm tear to the front pastedown at the hinge, but the hinge and binding is in good order. The page ends are tinted red to match the leather boards.

The front pastedown has a number in ballpoint ink and a pasted-in presentation label (see images). The binding is in very good condition, still mainy tight indicating the pages have hardly, if ever, been opend.


Added value:
scarce edition
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
188 x 132 x 55 mm approx.
Edition:
1949
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
1126
Publisher:
Whitaker

Delivery & returns

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Outside Europe: £11.50

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