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They Return at Evening: A Book of Ghost Stories

They Return at Evening: A Book of Ghost Stories

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They Return at Evening: A Book of Ghost Stories

by Wakefield, H.R

  • Used
  • near fine
  • Hardcover
  • first
Condition
Near Fine/Very Good
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About This Item

New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1928. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo., 265pp. Beautiful First Edition First Printing with (1) on the last page of text as called for by this publisher. Bound in black cloth with titles in gilt on front board and spine. Square, tight and clean throughout with little or no wear save a touch of softness to the spine ends and a tiny bump to the front top tip. Very well-preserved with no toning or foxing. Small booksellers ticket on the rear paste-down. Very attractive unclipped dust-jacket, ($2.00 in the body of the front flap text), has a couple of spots of spoiling and minor edge-wear. Three small tape repairs on the verso that is just visible from the front. Still fairly unobtrusive. A solid, bright example with no chipping or creases and scarce in any condition. A sharp collectable copy of a quite uncommon t a great price.

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Bookseller
Brenner's Collectable Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
015053
Title
They Return at Evening: A Book of Ghost Stories
Author
Wakefield, H.R
Format/Binding
Hardcover
Book Condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket Condition
Very Good
Quantity Available
1
Edition
1st Edition
Publisher
D. Appleton and Company
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1928
Bookseller catalogs
Science Fiction/Fantasy/Horror;

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About the Seller

Brenner's Collectable Books

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This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Biblio member since 2006
Manasquan, New Jersey

About Brenner's Collectable Books

35 Plus years buying and selling collectable books. Member ABAA, ILAB, IOBA.
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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....
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...
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...
Chipping
A defect in which small pieces are missing from the edges; fraying or small pieces of paper missing the edge of a paperback, or...
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...
Paste-down
The paste-down is the portion of the endpaper that is glued to the inner boards of a hardback book. The paste-down forms an...
Tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
Verso
The page bound on the left side of a book, opposite to the recto page.

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