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A Pink 'Un and a Pelican: Some Random Reminiscences, Sporting or Otherwise, of Arthur M. Binstead (Pitcher) and Ernest Wells (Swears)

by Binstead, Arthur M. & Ernest Wells

Condition: Fair/No Jacket


London: Bliss, Sands & Co., 1898. This is the 4th printing from the same year as publication. Fairly heavily creased to boards and generally worn covers, showing that the book was once bent and crushed somewhat; rubs to the green covering cloth, with a two-inch tear to the cloth at about the middle of the front joint, a bit faded to spine. Hinges and page block stitching are a bit loosened but still holding well. Nonetheless, it has an unmarked and well bound, almost Good text inside, with minor aging to page paper. No dust jacket. Sold As Is, but priced accordingly.. First Edition, Fourth Printing. Hard Cover. Fair/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
  • Bookseller: Steven Streufert, Bookseller/Bigfoot Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 18107
  • Title: A Pink 'Un and a Pelican: Some Random Reminiscences, Sporting or Otherwise, of Arthur M. Binstead (Pitcher) and Ernest Wells (Swears)
  • Author: Binstead, Arthur M. & Ernest Wells
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Fair
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Edition: First Edition, Fourth Printing
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 0265886929
  • ISBN 13: 9780265886922
  • Publisher: Bliss, Sands & Co.
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1898
  • Keywords: SPORTS Pink 'Un and a Pelican: Some Random Reminiscences, Sporting or Otherwise, of Arthur M. Binstead (Pitcher) and Ernest Wells (Swears)
  • Bookseller catalogs: Sports & Outdoor Recreation;
  • Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

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