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WORK: A Story of Experience by Louisa May Alcott - Hardcover - 1874 - from Kubik Fine Books Ltd,  ABAA (SKU: 1228196)

WORK: A Story of Experience

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WORK: A Story of Experience

by Louisa May Alcott

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  • hardcover
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About This Item

Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1874. Hardcover. Brown cloth. Covers well-rubbed, restoration work with book being rebacked and the original spine laid down with newer cloth to fill in chipping at spine ends. Bookplate on front free endpaper else unmarked. Early printing of one of the classic children's book author's lesser-known works.

Synopsis

A story about a nineteenth-century woman's search for a meaningful life through work outside the family sphere, Work is at once Alcott's exploration of her personal challenges and a social critique of America.

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Bookseller
Kubik Fine Books Ltd, ABAA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
1228196
Title
WORK: A Story of Experience
Author
Louisa May Alcott
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Roberts Brothers
Place of Publication
Boston
Date published
1874

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Kubik Fine Books Ltd, ABAA

Shipping within the USA: Standard shipping is $5.50 for the first book and delivery is via US Media Mail. Delivery usually takes 1-2 weeks. Expedited shipping is $10.50 and is by either priority Mail or UPS. Delivery is within 2-6 business days and includes tracking and insurance. Orders of multi-volume sets and unusually heavy books may incur additional charges. You will be notified before the order is processed. Sales tax of 7.25% is added to shipments within Ohio. Payment is accepted by check, major credit card, or paypal. Items may be returned within 10 days of receipt with advance notification; the cost to return items is your responsibility and s/h charges are non-refundable. Books are graded according to the condition terms described on our tutorial at http://www.kubikbooks.com/tutorial.html. Shipments Outside the USA are delivered via air mail; rates begin at $25 per book and vary by size/weight.

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Kubik Fine Books Ltd, ABAA

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About Kubik Fine Books Ltd, ABAA

Store located at 24 Park Avenue in Dayton, Ohio. Generally open Monday-Friday but best to call ahead if travelling. We have over 20,000 books of all types - specialities include Roman Catholic theology and culture, military history, ancient and medieval studies, and general rare books in all fields. Company president Owen D. Kubik has been a full-time bookseller for over 30 years.

Glossary

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Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
rebacked
having had the material covering the spine replaced. ...[more]
bookplate
Highly sought after by some collectors, a book plate is an inscribed or decorative device that identifies the owner, or former...[more]
chipping
A defect in which small pieces are missing from the edges; fraying or small pieces of paper missing the edge of a paperback, or...[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....[more]

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