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A Wreath for San Gemignano by Richard Aldington - First Edition - 1946 - from Bygone Books and

A Wreath for San Gemignano

by Richard Aldington

Condition: Very Good Condition/Fair

Heinemann, London, 1946. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Fair. Illustrator: Netta Aldington. Size: Quarto. 31 pp. Dust jacket worn and torn with small portions missing. Illustrated cloth boards lightly foxed otherwise tight and secure. Two-tone illustrated plates. Owner inscription on ffep. Contents very clean and crisp. Illustrator: Netta Aldington. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Poetry; Italy; Inventory No: 19490..
  • Bookseller: Bygone Books GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 19490
  • Title: A Wreath for San Gemignano
  • Author: Richard Aldington
  • Illustrator: Netta Aldington
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good Condition
  • Jacket condition: Fair
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Heinemann
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1946
  • Keywords: BZDB37 NOISBN Poetry; Italy;
  • Bookseller catalogs: POETRY;
  • Subjects: POETRY / General;



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