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An Orchard Princess by  Ralph Henry BARBOUR - First Edition - 1905 - from Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts, ABAA (SKU: 44101)

An Orchard Princess

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An Orchard Princess

by BARBOUR, Ralph Henry

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  • hardcover
  • First
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About This Item

Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1905. Hardcover. Illustrations by James Montgomery Flagg. 8vo. Burgundy cloth with gilt lettering, ivory and green pictorial stamping and pictorial paper plate on front board. 2199. Color frontispiece, 3 full-page called-for color plates, alternating green and sepia tone border decorations (floral or pictorial) on every text page. Very good. Binding cloth "flecked" mainly on rear board and preliminary leaves foxed, else internally near fine. A tight, attractive first edition of this mainstream fiction by the incredibly prolific boys' series book adventure novelist -- here with lovely color plates by the famed "I Want You" illustrator.

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Bookseller
Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts, ABAA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
44101
Title
An Orchard Princess
Author
BARBOUR, Ralph Henry
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
J.B. Lippincott Company
Place of Publication
Philadelphia
Date published
1905
Bookseller catalogs
Books; American Literature;

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Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts, ABAA

Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts accepts VISA, MasterCard, Discover and PayPal. Checks are welcome. Institutions will be accommodated as their procedures require. Illinois residents will be charged 8.25% sales tax. 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.

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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 40 subjects, while the extensive autograph holdings have a decidedly historical bent, reflecting personages from every field of human endeavor.

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plate
Full page illustration or photograph. Plates are printed separately from the text of the book, and bound in at production. I.e.,...[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]
tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
foxed
Foxing is the age related browning, or brown-yellowish spots, that can occur to book paper over time. When this aging process...[more]
Cloth
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First Edition
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fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...[more]
leaves
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