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												The Nature of Love by Bates H.E
	 - Signed First Edition
			 - 1954
		 - from Burnside Rare Books, ABAA (SKU: 140941016)

The Nature of Love

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The Nature of Love

by Bates H.E

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Boston: Little, Brown & Company, 1954. First American Edition. Fine/Very Good. First American edition. Signed by H.E. Bates on the front free endpaper, inscribed to former owner in Paris, 1959. [vi], 217 pp. Publisher's slick navy cloth, spine lettered in white. Fine in Very Good dust jacket with rubbing, a little foxing, small closed tear to back panel. A collection of three novellas-- "The Grass God," "Dulcima," and "The Delicate Nature"-- by the prolific British author best-known for The Darling Buds of May.


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The Nature of Love
Bates H.E
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Very Good
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First American Edition
Little, Brown & Company
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About Burnside Rare Books, ABAA

Burnside Rare Books specializes in American and British literature, and rare nonfiction. We are located in downtown Portland, Oregon and open by appointment.


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