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The Kentucky (Rivers of America) by Thomas D. Clark - First Edition - 1942 - from Appledore Books, ABAA (SKU: 17637)

The Kentucky (Rivers of America)

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The Kentucky (Rivers of America)

by Thomas D. Clark

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  • near fine
  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Near Fine/Near Fine
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About This Item

New York: Farrar & Rinehart, 1942. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. John A. Spelman, III. A crisp, unusually sharp copy of the 1942 1st edition of this, the 15th title in the renowned "Rivers of America" series. Tight and Near Fine in a vibrant, price-intact, easily Near Fine dustjacket, with just a touch of abrading at the front panel's lower tip. Thick octavo, nicely illustrated in woodcut by John A. Spelman, III. Very impressive, a true collector's copy.

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Bookseller
Appledore Books, ABAA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
17637
Title
The Kentucky (Rivers of America)
Author
Thomas D. Clark
Illustrator
John A. Spelman, III
Format/binding
Cloth
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Near Fine
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Farrar & Rinehart
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1942
Keywords
rare Americana, rare Rivers of America series, rare American geography, rare American river histories
Bookseller catalogs
Americana;

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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]
crisp
A term often used to indicate a book's new-like condition. Indicates that the hinges are not loosened. A book described as crisp...[more]
fine
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tight
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