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Hans Breitmann's Ballads

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Hans Breitmann's Ballads

by Leland, Charles Godfrey

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  • hardcover
  • First
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About This Item

Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co. 1914 Hard Cover. Fair/No Jacket. First Thus. Octavo. 236 pages. #244 of 350 copies. 19th-century comic verse in German-American dialect. Introduction by Elizabeth Robins Pennell. Decorated boards with title-label pasted on spine. Browned spine; wear to head and tail of spine and to corners of boards. Upper corner of front board is waterstained; stain extends to front end sheet and first 50 pages of book. Some foxing on rear end sheet. Edges of text browning. Binding is tight..

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Bookseller
Bookworks US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
999640
Title
Hans Breitmann's Ballads
Author
Leland, Charles Godfrey
Book condition
Used
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co. 1914
Keywords
GERMAN-AMERICAN

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Most of our stock is on-line only, though we have many books in three booths at Angela's Attic Antique Mall, 1020 Gardner Street in South Beloit, Illinois; and a booth across the street at the Best of Beloit; a large booth at the Lake Geneva Antique Mall, 829 Williams Street, Lake Geneva, WI; and we work with A Room Of One's Own at 315 West Gorham Street in Madison, Wisconsin. You may request to see any of our on-line inventory at either location with a few days' notice.

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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]
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]
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...[more]
tail
The heel of the spine.
tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
octavo
Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing...[more]

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