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How Wild Was My Village

by Rutledge, Archibald

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Hardcover. Fiction. 150 pp. Wing Publications; Columbia, South Carolina (1969). Unclipped Dust Jacket has no price. No deboss or other indication of a BC. Appears to be an Advance Copy or a Presentation Copy. First Edition stated on Copyright Page. Written by South Carolina's state Poet Laureate, drawing from his rural childhood environs in South Carolina. A beautiful unmarked and unscarred copy, but for the previous owner's gift presentation inscription on FFEP. Several tiny closed tears and chips along top and bottom edges of DJ. Near Fine/Near Fine. A signed copy of this scarce title is reported by to have been sold on their website in October, 2011 for $5,995. More photos upon request. *** Because of this book's condition, scarcity, and/or price, it will not be shipped by parcel post or other carrier. The exchange of this book will require a person-to-person meeting at BookRanger's Monroe, GA store (or other location amenable to both buyer and seller) to facilitate completion of sales transaction. Usual 30-day return policy therefore will not apply. *** [318-20]
  • Bookseller: BookRanger US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: BR-617-099
  • Title: How Wild Was My Village
  • Author: Rutledge, Archibald
  • Illustrator:D.P. McGuire
  • Format/binding:Sewn binding is square and tight. Block and pages are bright and unmarked except for previous owner's gift inscription. Book app
  • Book condition: Used
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition stated
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Wing Publications, Inc.
  • Place: Columbia, S.C.
  • Date published: 1969

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