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Do These Bones Live by  Edward Dahlberg - Stated First Edition - 1941 - from Old Scrolls Book Shop - Biblio (SKU: 020393)

Do These Bones Live

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Do These Bones Live

by Dahlberg, Edward

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  • hardcover
  • First
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New York: Harcourt Brace, 1941. Stated First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. New York: Harcourt Brace, 1941. Stated First Edition. Near Fine/Very Good. "First Edition" stated on copyright page, in clean unclipped original jacket. Clean wine-red cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers (slightly tanned). No names, writing or marks. 158 pp. Dustjacket is not price clipped (3.00 on front inside flap), has chip at base of spine (1-1/2" deep, 3/4" wide), very shallow chipping at top edge, with a few very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover.

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Do These Bones Live
Dahlberg, Edward
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Very Good
Stated First Edition
Harcourt Brace
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
literary criticism, literature, Edward Dahlberg, First Edition

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