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They Shoot Horses, Don't They? by  Horace McCoy - First U.K. Edition - 1935 - from abookshop (SKU: 4999444)

They Shoot Horses, Don't They?

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They Shoot Horses, Don't They?

by McCoy, Horace

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  • Hardcover
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London: Arthur Barker, 1935. The book is very near fine, bound in wheat colored buckram, stamped in red. The dust jacket is overall in decent condition, but the front panel has a small scrape that affects the "OO" in Shoot and the spine of the dust jacket shows darkening but still certainly readable. The first British edition of this, the author's first book and basis for the highly acclaimed 1969 movie directed by Sydney Pollack that starred Michael Sarrazin and Jane Fonda. 233 pp. . First U.K. Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good - Price-clipped. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

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book dealer
abookshop US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
4999444
Title
They Shoot Horses, Don't They?
Author
McCoy, Horace
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
second hand - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Very Good - Price-clipped
Edition
First U.K. Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Arthur Barker
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1935
Keywords
Books Into Movies
Bookseller catalogs
Books Into Movies; Addbooks83;
Size
12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

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buckram
A plain weave fabric normally made from cotton or linen which is stiffened with starch or other chemicals to cover the book... [more]
fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the... [more]
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps... [more]
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.... [more]
12mo
A duodecimo is a book approximately 7 by 4.5 inches in size, or similar in size to a contemporary mass market paperback. Also... [more]

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