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Half-Hours with the Best Authors Including Biographical and Critical Notices

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Full calf binding, undated but probably 1890. Brown calf boards and spine; boards have guilt pattern around the margins and marble type patterning, wear at the corners through to the underlying card; spine has five raised bands, is decorated with gilt, gilt title on a dark green panel, wear at the top and base, some chipping to the calf near the centre of the front hinge. The front hinge is cracked and rather loose though the board is still attached, the rear hinge is cracked but the board is still firmly attached. Marbled endpapers and page edges. No inscriptions. Text block binding is tight. A few foxing spots on the title pages but the text is generally very clean. From ‘The Chandos Classics’. This series was inaugurated by Frederick Warne in 1868 and this title published in 1890.

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Full calf binding
Author(s):
Knight, Charles
Condition:
Fair
Edition:
c1890
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
557
Publisher:
Frederick Warne

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Full calf binding, undated but probably 1890. Brown calf boards and spine; boards have guilt pattern around the margins and marble type patterning, wear at the corners through to the underlying card; spine has five raised bands, is decorated with gilt, gilt title on a dark green panel, wear at the top and base, some chipping to the calf near the centre of the front hinge. The front hinge is cracked and rather loose though the board is still attached, the rear hinge is cracked but the board is still firmly attached. Marbled endpapers and page edges. No inscriptions. Text block binding is tight. A few foxing spots on the title pages but the text is generally very clean. From ‘The Chandos Classics’. This series was inaugurated by Frederick Warne in 1868 and this title published in 1890.

Added value:
Full calf binding
Author(s):
Knight, Charles
Condition:
Fair
Edition:
c1890
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
557
Publisher:
Frederick Warne

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