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Useful Knowledge by  Gertrude STEIN - First Edition - 1929 - from Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA (SKU: 470281)

Useful Knowledge

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Useful Knowledge

by STEIN, Gertrude

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London: John Lane The Bodley Head, 1929. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First English edition. Octavo. 207pp. Owner's bookplate on front pastedown and ink name dated in 1935 on front flyleaf, else a fine copy in fine dust jacket.

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book dealer
Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
470281
Title
Useful Knowledge
Author
STEIN, Gertrude
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
second hand - Fine
Jacket condition
Fine
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
John Lane The Bodley Head
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1929
Keywords
AmerLit20thCent, VintageDustjackets

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Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA

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About Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA

Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc., founded in 1985, specializes in first editions of 20th Century American and English fiction. Our inventory of over 75,000 first editions includes: African-American literature & history, Mysteries, Detective Fiction, Drama, Books into Film and Sports books. We routinely issue extensively illustrated color catalogs, available by subscription. We are members of the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America (ABAA)and the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB). Tom Congalton, founder of Between the Covers-Rare Books, Inc., actively promotes the ethics and standards of these professional organizations and served as President of the ABAA from 2000 to 2002.

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