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The War Maker;  Being the True Story of Captain George B. Boynton by  Horace Smith - First Edition - 1911 - from Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047 (SKU: 0101375)

The War Maker; Being the True Story of Captain George B. Boynton

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The War Maker; Being the True Story of Captain George B. Boynton

by Smith, Horace

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  • hardcover
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A.C. McClurg, Chicago, 1911. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Fair Condition/No Dust Jacket. 416 pages., note. Black and white photographic portrait frontispiece. Purple coloured boards with orange stamped illustration on front panel and orange titles to the backstrip. The book is in ordinary condition. The corners of the book are bumped and rubbed and cloth is frayed. There has been water damage to the front edge of the book causing the cloth to be bleached, and paper edges to be brown. The head and the heel of the spine are bumped and soft. Heavy dust marks to the top paper edge. Sun fading to the spine. Previous owners name to the ffep. The front-end has small puncture marks and the internal pages are slightly brown. A fictional history of a true soldier of fortune during the latter half of the 19th-century and the early part of the 20th century. This is the First USA Edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Military & Warfare; 19th Century ; Biography -- Military; Inventory No: 0101375. .

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book dealer
Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047 AU (AU)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
0101375
Title
The War Maker; Being the True Story of Captain George B. Boynton
Author
Smith, Horace
Format/binding
Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Book condition
second hand - Fair Condition
Jacket condition
No Dust Jacket
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
A.C. McClurg
Place of Publication
Chicago
Date Published
1911
Keywords
BZDB2 NOISBN Military History, South America -- Civil War -- 19th Century, Biography -- Fictional -- Captain George B. Boynton Military & Warfare; 19th Century ; Biography -- Military; The War Maker Being the True Story of Captain George B Boynto
Bookseller catalogs
19th Century; Biography -- Military;

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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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Cloth
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First Edition
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spine
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