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The Tall Sycamore of the Wabash

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The Tall Sycamore of the Wabash

by Carpenter, Leewell H

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  • Hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
VG+/Very Good
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Wabash, In: Self Published, 1971. Book. VG+. Cloth. Signed by Author(s). First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Cream cloth with gilt tiles to the front and spine. Illustrated. 220 pp. SIGNED and INSCRIBED, " For Lucille, With fond memories of the days you were a student at W.H.S. Lewell H. Carpenter July 23, 1971. " Also laid in is an article from the Wabash (In) Plain Dealer dated Thursday , July 22, 1971 about the author's history, his Grandfather's history ( the subject of the book) , and the writing of the book.. This copy is VG+ in a VG , unclipped ($5.95) DJ. The copy itself shows no wear, perhaps a touch cocked, to the outside. Inside has only some modest toning from the DJ and the laid in article. Otherwise, unmarked, crisp, and tightly bound. The DJ has a faded stain at the bottom of the spine, modest wear at the bottom, and some more noticeable wear/chipping to the top..


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book dealer
Bailey Bonzo Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
The Tall Sycamore of the Wabash
Carpenter, Leewell H
Book condition
second hand - VG+
Jacket condition
Very Good
First Edition
Self Published
Place of Publication
Wabash, In
Date Published
Bookseller catalogs
Indiana Authors, Publishers, Topics, & Association;
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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About Bailey Bonzo Books

Bailey Bonzo Books....Specializing in collectble First Editions, SIGNED copies, Science Fiction/Fantasy, and RARE copies of all kinds.


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First Edition
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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]
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