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Tragic Ground by  Erskine Caldwell - Hardcover - Signed - from Black Sheep Books and Biblio.co.uk

Tragic Ground

by Caldwell, Erskine

Condition: Very Good-/Good-


New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce A novel by Erskine Caldwell, signed and inscribed on half-title page. Second large printing, a "Wartime Book." Grey cloth with green titling on spine, green illustration on front. Free corners slightly bumped, text block edges slightly darkened, top text block edge has a few small pressure marks near spine, light foxing on end papers. 237 pages. Dust jacket, which is not price-clipped, has edgewear with chipping, spine is sunned, a 2.5 inch closed tear on back has been repaired with tape. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Signed by Author. Hard Cover. Very Good-/Good-. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
  • Bookseller: Black Sheep Books CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 010959
  • Title: Tragic Ground
  • Author: Caldwell, Erskine
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good-
  • Jacket condition: Good-
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Duell, Sloan and Pearce
  • Place: New York
  • Keywords: Fiction, Literature, Novel, Second Large Printing
  • Bookseller catalogs: Fiction & Literature;
  • Size: 12mo - over 6¾\" - 7¾\" tall


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