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The Mapmaker: A Novel of the Days of Prince Henry, the Navigator by  Frank G SLAUGHTER - First Edition - 1957 - from Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts, ABAA (SKU: 44200)

The Mapmaker: A Novel of the Days of Prince Henry, the Navigator

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The Mapmaker: A Novel of the Days of Prince Henry, the Navigator

by SLAUGHTER, Frank G

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  • hardcover
  • First
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Garden City: Doubleday & Company, 1957. Hardcover. 8vo. Red cloth with gilt and silver spine lettering, pictorial dust jacket. 320pp. Map endpapers. Very good/very good. Faint binding edgewear; jacket edgeworn and a bit rubbed, with several small edge chips. A tight, attractive first edition of this historical fiction -- "A Novel," cites the jacket's snazzy front panel, "of a Great Navigator Who Sailed Fifty Years Before Columbus."

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Bookseller
Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts, ABAA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
44200
Title
The Mapmaker: A Novel of the Days of Prince Henry, the Navigator
Author
SLAUGHTER, Frank G
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Doubleday & Company
Place of Publication
Garden City
Date published
1957
Bookseller catalogs
Books; Maps; American Literature; Travel & Exploration;

Terms of Sale

Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts, ABAA

Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts accepts most major credit cards and PayPal. Checks are welcome. Institutions will be accommodated as their procedures require. Every effort has been made to describe each book and any defects accurately. If an item proves unsatisfactory for any reason, it may be returned within seven days. We would appreciate a courtesy call if an item is being returned. Member ABAA, ILAB, MWABA, The Manuscript Society.

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Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts, ABAA

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About Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts, ABAA

Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts has been serving book lovers, collectors and institutions since 1991. Our inventory of quality out-of-print books spans 50 subjects, while the extensive autograph holdings have a decidedly historical bent, reflecting personages from every field of human endeavor.

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First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in...[more]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[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]
tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
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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