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A China Passage. by  John Kenneth GALBRAITH - Signed First Edition - 1973 - from Peter Harrington (SKU: 143438)

A China Passage.

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A China Passage.

by GALBRAITH, John Kenneth

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About This Item

Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company,, 1973. Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles to spine and front board in gilt and yellow, map endpapers. With the pictorial dust jacket. Black and white photographic frontispiece and numerous similar illustrations. Light stain to epigraph leaf and pp. xi-xii. An excellent copy in a bright jacket with a few minor nicks and minor wear to verso. First edition, first printing. Signed and dated by the author on the half-title: "John Galbraith 1979."

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Bookseller
Peter Harrington GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
143438
Title
A China Passage.
Author
GALBRAITH, John Kenneth
Book condition
Used
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company,
Date published
1973

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About Peter Harrington

Since its establishment, Peter Harrington has specialised in sourcing, selling and buying the finest quality original first editions, signed, rare and antiquarian books, fine bindings and library sets. Peter Harrington first began selling rare books from the Chelsea Antiques Market on London's King's Road. For the past twenty years the business has been run by Pom Harrington, Peter's son.

Glossary

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Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in...[more]
octavo
Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing...[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]
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]
verso
The page bound on the left side of a book, opposite to the recto page.
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]

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