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The Wonder Book of Light.

by Houston, Edwin J

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W.R. Chambers, London. 1909.. Hardback.. Black and White illustrations. Bound in leather, with raised bands, gilt decoration and red spine label. All edges marbled. Marbled endpapers. VG (school prize bookplate).




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raised band(s)
Raised bands refer to the ridges that protrude slightly from the spine on leather bound books.  The bands are created ...[more]
edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a ...[more]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf. A...[more]
VG
Very Good condition can describe a used book that does show some small signs of wear - but no tears - on either binding or paper...[more]

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