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Southward Bound by  Guy Dempster - Hardcover - Edition Unstated - 1952 - from Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047 (SKU: 0120827)

Southward Bound

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Southward Bound

by Dempster, Guy

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Lutterworth Press, London, 1952. Edition Unstated. Hardcover. Good Condition/Fair. Colour illustrated frontispiece, illustrated not credited. Blue coloured boards with dark blue coloured titles to the back strip. Colour illustrated dustwrapper, same illustration as for frontispiece, with white, red and blue coloured titles to the front panel and white and red coloured titles to the back strip. An adventure where Guy Laurence and Tony Carlisle, supposedly resting after adventures in far eastern waters, sign-on as deckhands on the good ship Jane, bound to South America with an odd cargo ... Softening and fading to the back strip edges with rubbing of the book corners. Light browning of the text block edges and pages with scattered foxing to the top textblock edge. Some marks to the lower left hand corner of the free front endpaper. Chipping, with loss, to the dustwrapper corners and back strip edges. Numerous tears to the edges of the dustwrapper, some with associated creasing. The lower edge of the rear panel has some pieces missing – please see photographs. Rubbing of the dustwrapper panels and creases with some stains to the rear panel. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 144 pages.. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Adolescent Fiction; South America; Ships & the Sea. Inventory No: 0120827. .


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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047 AU (AU)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
Southward Bound
Dempster, Guy
Book condition
second hand - Good Condition
Jacket condition
Quantity available
Edition Unstated
Lutterworth Press
Place of Publication
Date Published
BZDB2 NOISBN Adventure, South America, ships, deckhands Fiction; Adolescent Fiction; South America; Ships & the Sea. Southward Bound
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adolescent fiction;

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047

transaction in Australian $'s for checks and money orders.If the book is not as described, return within 14 days, for a refund of the cost of the book.

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047

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melbourne, Victoria
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About Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047

General secondhand dealers, with 3 cats.We have two shops, 227 Glenferrie Rd Malvern 3144, Victoria 03 9530 2222 ( open 7 days Midday 'til 5.30 PM)And the other at 666 Glen Huntly Road Caulfield South 03 9523 666 open 11:00 am - 5.00 pm-ish the other 6 days. We seem to specialize in non mainstream stuff but read and stock Science-fiction, fantasy, detective fiction, history, biography and true crime, war, natural history. cooking, children's books and try to avoid current text books.We probably have the largest collection of Science Fiction, Penguins and general crime in Victoria in an open shop ( David has 8 bookcases 900mm x 2200mm of sf and f) ( Penny has 8 bookcases 1200mm x 2400 of sf and f )On shelf each shop has 30,000 plus books and we list over 30000 books online


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