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The Path Between the Seas by  David McCullough - First   Edition First Printing - 1977 - from Lower Beverley Better Books (SKU: 001126)

The Path Between the Seas

The Path Between the Seas by  David McCullough - First   Edition First Printing - 1977 - from Lower Beverley Better Books (SKU: 001126)
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The Path Between the Seas

by McCullough, David

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Condition
Fine/No Jacket as Issued
ISBN 10
0671225634
ISBN 13
9780671225636
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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1977. The creation of the Panama Canal 1870-1914. A Touchstone Book. Special Limited Edition, bound in hand-crafted leather by Brown & Bigalow is #178 of 400 issued. Card to that effect attached ffep to commemorate (I presume) the Transcanal sailing of the Royal Viking Sun dated November 27, 1991. Closed 3/8" chip top rear board, 3" X 1 1/4" pieces torn from top of 2 adjoining ep's (fon?). Tan, padded leather boards feature author/title, blindstamped on front above gilt stylized bird; spine has gilt text and decorations. Very slight scuffing to corners, speckled edges all around. 615 pp. plus: Afterword, Acknowledgments, Notes, Sources, Index. 698 pp. total. Illustrated with b/w photographs/editorial cartoons. Book weighs 2 1/2 lb. and will require extra shipping costs. Digital pictures available on request. Bookseller's Inventory # 091126.. First Edition First Printing. Leather. Fine/No Jacket as Issued. 9 1/4" X 6 1/4".

Synopsis

Describes all the events and personalities involved in the monumental undertaking which precipitated revolution, scandal, economic crisis, and a new Central American republic Bibliography: p. 655-669. Includes index.

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Details

Bookseller
Lower Beverley Better Books CA (CA)
Bookseller Inventory #
001126
Title
The Path Between the Seas
Author
McCullough, David
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
No Jacket as Issued
Edition
First Edition First Printing
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0671225634
ISBN 13
9780671225636
Publisher
Simon and Schuster
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1977
Keywords
PANAMA CANAL HISTORY
Size
9 1/4" X 6 1/4"

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About Lower Beverley Better Books

An online bookstore that just grew from a combination of a love of books, a desire to save them from landfill and an inability to bypass yard sales. A considerable percentage of my inventory is signed editions. I also take pride in my Canadiana catalogue.

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