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The Ship of Ishtar

The Ship of Ishtar

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The Ship of Ishtar

by Merritt, A

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Condition
Near Fine/No Jacket
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About This Item

New York: G.P. Putnam & Sons, 1926. 1st Edition. Three-Quarter Leather. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo., 326pp, First Edition, First Printing. Near fine copy rebound in contemporary three-quarter decorative maroon leather, top edge gilt with titles on spine stamped in gilt, with a further decorative gilt device on the spine and covers. Some light scuffing, particularly on board edges. Bookplate of Leonard E. Huck on the inside front cover. Beautiful copy.

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Bookseller
Brenner's Collectable Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
001576
Title
The Ship of Ishtar
Author
Merritt, A
Format/Binding
Three-Quarter Leather
Book Condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket Condition
No Jacket
Quantity Available
1
Edition
1st Edition
Publisher
G.P. Putnam & Sons
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1926
Weight
0.00 lbs
Bookseller catalogs
Science Fiction/Fantasy/Horror;

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About the Seller

Brenner's Collectable Books

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About Brenner's Collectable Books

35 Plus years buying and selling collectable books. Member ABAA, ILAB, IOBA.
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Edges
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G
Good describes the average used and worn book that has all pages or leaves present. Any defects must be noted. (as defined by AB...
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....
Device
Especially for older books, a printer's device refers to an identifying mark, also sometimes called a printer's mark, on the...
Bookplate
Highly sought after by some collectors, a book plate is an inscribed or decorative device that identifies the owner, or former...
Top Edge Gilt
Top edge gilt refers to the practice of applying gold or a gold-like finish to the top of the text block (the edges the pages...
Rebound
A book in which the pages have been bound into a covering replacing the original covering issued by the publisher.
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...
Jacket
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Fine
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