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Cerise : a tale of the last century / by G. J. Whyte Melville

Cerise : a tale of the last century / by G. J. Whyte Melville

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Cerise : a tale of the last century / by G. J. Whyte Melville

by Whyte-Melville, G. J. (1821-1878)

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London : Chapman and Hall, 1866. Fourth Edition. Hardback. Very good copy bound in contemporary 1/2 aniline calf over marble boards. Gilt-titled black Moroccan label, with gilt-decorated compartments and raised bands to spine. Spine bands and panel edges slightly dust-toned and rubbed as with age. Previous owner's bookplate tp front paste-down. Foxing to prelims. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. ; 8vo 8"" - 9"" tall; 441 pages; Description: iv, 441p. Frontis. 18cm. Subject: English fiction - 19th century.

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Bookseller's Inventory #
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Title
Cerise : a tale of the last century / by G. J. Whyte Melville
Author
Whyte-Melville, G. J. (1821-1878)
Format/Binding
Hardback
Book Condition
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Edition
Fourth Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
London : Chapman and Hall
Date Published
1866

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Bookplate
Highly sought after by some collectors, a book plate is an inscribed or decorative device that identifies the owner, or former...
Paste-down
The paste-down is the portion of the endpaper that is glued to the inner boards of a hardback book. The paste-down forms an...
Tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
Calf
Calf or calf hide is a common form of leather binding. Calf binding is naturally a light brown but there are ways to treat the...
Raised Band(s)
Raised bands refer to the ridges that protrude slightly from the spine on leather bound books. The bands are created in the...
Edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a...
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....

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