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Backsheesh! or Life and Adventures in the Orient: With Descriptive and Humorous Sketches of Sights and Scenes… by Thomas Wallace Knox - First - 1875 - from JWSC LLC (SKU: RG.01)

Backsheesh! or Life and Adventures in the Orient: With Descriptive and Humorous Sketches of Sights and Scenes over the Atlantic, Down the Danube, ... in Nubia, and Equatorial Africa, etc., etc

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Backsheesh! or Life and Adventures in the Orient: With Descriptive and Humorous Sketches of Sights and Scenes over the Atlantic, Down the Danube, ... in Nubia, and Equatorial Africa, etc., etc

by Thomas Wallace Knox

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  • good
  • hardcover
  • First
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About This Item

Original brown cloth cover with gilt ornamentation; 694 pages. Binding is loosened, stain on corner of a few pages, spine ends worn.

JWSC LLC is listing this property on behalf of a private collector's estate. Documentation on file indicates this book was purchased by the estate in the 1970s. Additional photos available.

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book dealer
JWSC LLC US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
RG.01
Title
Backsheesh! or Life and Adventures in the Orient: With Descriptive and Humorous Sketches of Sights and Scenes over the Atlantic, Down the Danube, ... in Nubia, and Equatorial Africa, etc., etc
Author
Thomas Wallace Knox
Book condition
second hand - Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
A.D. Worthington
Place of Publication
Chicago, Cincinatti, and St. Louis
Date Published
1875

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gilt
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