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King Conan by Robert E. Howard - First - 1953 - from Hopkins Books (SKU: 20-438)

King Conan

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King Conan

by Robert E. Howard

  • Used
  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Very Good+
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First hardcover edition, published by Gnome Press, 1953. No dust jacket. 256 pages. 8vo. Red cloth covered boards. Includes five stories with each one having an introduction paragraph written by P. Schuyler Miller & John D. Clark. Cover boards are flat. Cover corners are straight and not bumped or creased. Lght edge wear to the heel of the spine, and to the bottom edges of the boards. Author name, title, and cover design imprinted in black on cover and spine still crisp and not rubbed or worn. Beautifully detailed map on the pastedown-ffep, both front and back. Text pages are clean, with no writing. There is a former owner's label on the ffep, a small label about an inch long, 1/4 inch tall with a typewritten name. Edges of the text pages are clean, binding is tight and square. The attached photos are of the copy we have in our inventory, not stock photos!

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Bookseller
Hopkins Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
20-438
Title
King Conan
Author
Robert E. Howard
Book condition
Used - Very Good+
Quantity available
1
Edition
First
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Gnome Press
Date published
1953
Keywords
conan, gnome press, fantasy press
Bookseller catalogs
Fantasy;

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Hopkins Books

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About Hopkins Books

We're a small, independent, family run book seller specializing in current fiction and non-fiction, with an emphasis on Art, Art History, History, Memoirs, Travel Memoirs, Signed First Editions, and Literature in Translation.Do you have any questions about our books ? Let us know, we'd love to hear from you! Do you want to see a photo of a book before you order it ? We try to post as many photos as possbiel, but sometimes there will be a item in inventory that does not show a photo here. So feel free to ask for photos, we don't mind at all. We package all of our orders carefully either in a box that has been designed to ship books, or in a padded envelope. We want to make sure you receive your order in the best possible condition!Our preferred shipping method is USPS Media Mail. Recently, the USPS has added tracking to Media Mail , which has been a great addition to this service.If you do choose to have your order shipped "Expedited", my shipping cost may seem higher than expected. Some of our books are large format hardcovers that can cost quite a bit when shipped expedited. So I would like to make sure that I can cover the cost upfront. However, if the actual cost of expedited shipping is less than the charge, I will refund the difference!

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ffep
A common abbreviation for Front Free EndPaper. Generally, it is the first page of a book and is part of a single sheet that...[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]
heel
The lower most portion of the spine when the book is standing vertically.
tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
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]
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]

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