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THE AZTEC TREASURE-HOUSE by  Frederic (illustrations)  Thomas (novel); Remington - Hardcover - 1898 - from Captain Ahab's Rare Books (SKU: 4082)

THE AZTEC TREASURE-HOUSE

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THE AZTEC TREASURE-HOUSE

by Janvier, Thomas (novel); Remington, Frederic (illustrations)

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New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 1898. Attractive copy of this lost race adventure novel about the discovery of an Aztec remnant in Mexico. Locke (A Spectrum of Fantasy, Vol.1), p.122; Bleiler (1978 ed.), p.109. Early printing. Octavo (19cm); red vertically-ribbed cloth, with titling and decorative elements stamped in gilt and dark brown on spine and front cover; top edge gilt; xiii,14-446,[2]pp; with frontispiece and 18 plates illustrated plates by Frederic Remington. Some trivial wear to spine ends, small, faint stain to rear cover, else a fresh, Near Fine copy. Provenance: From the collection of Spectrum of Fantasy author George Locke.

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book dealer
Captain Ahab's Rare Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
4082
Title
THE AZTEC TREASURE-HOUSE
Author
Janvier, Thomas (novel); Remington, Frederic (illustrations)
Book condition
second hand
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Harper & Brothers, Publishers
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1898

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About Captain Ahab's Rare Books

Founded in 2010, Captain Ahab's Rare Books specializes in first editions of literature, genre fiction, film-related books and ephemera, zines, manuscript and archival material.

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octavo
Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing... [more]
fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the... [more]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf.... [more]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched... [more]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in... [more]
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