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Spare Hours by  John BROWN - First Edition - 1862 - from Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA and

Spare Hours

by BROWN, John

Condition: Good

Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1862. Hardcover. Good. First American edition. Blind embossed brown cloth, gilt-stamped spine. Pages moderately soiled and age-toned, spine and edges faded and worn, a good only copy with bookseller's decorative label affixed to front pastedown.


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