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Books and Bidders. The Adventures of a Bibliophile. by  A. S. W ROSENBACH - First Edition - 1928 - from Peter Harrington and Biblio.co.uk

Books and Bidders. The Adventures of a Bibliophile.

by ROSENBACH, A. S. W

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London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd,, 1928. With Illustrations. Octavo. Original brown cloth, titles to spine gilt, brown top-stain. With the dust jacket. Spine a little rolled, lower edges rubbed, upper edges and top-stain faded, contents toned. A very good copy in the rubbed and nicked jacket with closed tears to the spine folds. First UK edition, first impression. Originally published in Boston in the previous year.


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