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The Search for the Perfect Language. by   Umberto. Translated by James Fentress - Signed First Edition - 1995. - from Orpheus Books (SKU: 17179)

The Search for the Perfect Language.

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The Search for the Perfect Language.

by ECO, Umberto. Translated by James Fentress,

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  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
Condition
Very fine in very fine dust jacket. Original wrap around band and pamphlet laid in, also fine./very fine dust jacket.
ISBN 10
0631174656
ISBN 13
9780631174653
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Oxford / Cambridge, MA: Blackwell Publishers, 1995. Signed on the title page by Umberto Eco and dated 4.12.96. First edition / First printing. Black cloth. Very fine in very fine dust jacket. Original wrap around band and pamphlet laid in, also fine.

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Bookseller
Orpheus Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
17179
Title
The Search for the Perfect Language.
Author
ECO, Umberto. Translated by James Fentress,
Format/binding
Black cloth.
Book condition
Used - Very fine in very fine dust jacket. Original wrap around band and pamphlet laid in, also fine.
Jacket condition
very fine dust jacket.
Quantity available
1
Edition
First edition / First printing.
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0631174656
ISBN 13
9780631174653
Publisher
Blackwell Publishers,
Place of Publication
Oxford / Cambridge, MA:
Date published
1995.
Pages
xii, 385 pages.
Bookseller catalogs
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