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Your Amiable Uncle

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Your Amiable Uncle

by Booth Tarkington

  • Used
  • near fine
  • Hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
Condition
Near Fine/Very Good
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About This Item

Indianapolis, In: Bobbs-Merrill Co, 1949. Book. Near Fine. Cloth. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. First edition, so stated. Hoosier Edition, limited to 1000 copies of which this is # 347, SIGNED by Tarkington's three nephews to whom this was dedicated, John T., Donald, and Booth T. Jameson. This copy is NEAR FINE in a VG, unclipped ( $2.75) DJ . Blue cloth exterior is rich. Gilt lettering is bright. Edges and tips are sharp.Inside is crisp, unmarked, and lightly toned. Illustrated throughout with original sketches. DJ has modest sunning to the spine , minimal chipping to spine ends, and one 1/4" closed tear to front top. Very nice. Also laid in is the original bill of sale from L.S. Ayres department store. .

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Details

book dealer
Bailey Bonzo Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
002074
Title
Your Amiable Uncle
Author
Booth Tarkington
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
second hand - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Bobbs-Merrill Co
Place of Publication
Indianapolis, In
Date Published
1949
Bookseller catalogs
Indiana Authors, Publishers, Topics, & Association;
Size
8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

Terms of Sale

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30 day return guarantee, with full refund including original shipping costs for up to 30 days after delivery if an item arrives misdescribed or damaged.

About the Seller

Bailey Bonzo Books

Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Biblio.co.uk member since 2020
Shelbyville, Indiana
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About Bailey Bonzo Books

Bailey Bonzo Books....Specializing in collectble First Editions, SIGNED copies, Science Fiction/Fantasy, and RARE copies of all kinds.

Glossary

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VG
Very Good condition can describe a used book that does show some small signs of wear - but no tears - on either binding or... [more]
fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the... [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]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in... [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]
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]
First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in... [more]
crisp
A term often used to indicate a book's new-like condition. Indicates that the hinges are not loosened. A book described as crisp... [more]
Cloth
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