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Black Beetles in Amber

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Black Beetles in Amber

by Bierce, Ambrose

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  • Hardcover
  • First
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San Francisco & New York: Western Authors Publishing, 1892. First edition, first issue. 8vo, original beveled gray cloth lettered in gilt, green floral endpapers, frontispiece portrait. Early owner's ink handstamp on pastedown and center of title and a later owner's large bookplate. BAL1111. Binding fine.. Cloth. About Fine. 8vo.

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Bookseller
marilyn braiterman rare books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
4276
Title
Black Beetles in Amber
Author
Bierce, Ambrose
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - About Fine
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Western Authors Publishing
Place of Publication
San Francisco & New York
Date published
1892
Keywords
American Literature, American First Editions
Size
8vo

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First Edition
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bookplate
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beveled
Beveled edges, or beveled boards, describe a technique of binding in which the edges of book boards have been cut into slanted...[more]
gilt
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Cloth
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fine
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