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1 Singer, Isaac Bashevis YENTL THE YESHIVA BOY
New York, NY Farrar, Straus, And Giroux 1983 0374293473 / 9780374293475 First Edition Hardcover Illustrated by Antonio Frasconi 
This is a First Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. (First Edition stated, plus the year) . The book has a tight binding, fine cover, clean end papers and pages. Crisp and new looking. There are no marks or writing. The dust jacket looks crisp and clean, but there is a ripple at the bottom of the front panel of the dust jacket - noticable on the inside of the jacket. There is a tiny spot where the color of the jacket is missing, not that noticeable because of the design of the cover. Not price clipped. The jacket is now protected in a new archival see-through, removable mylar cover. The book is illustrated by Antonio Frasconi. There are notes in the rear of the book that explains the illustrations - originally done in woodcuts. The color throughout the book is a magenta-purple, orange, brown-orange, black. Will cared for except for the rilpple, otherwise sharp and crisp.. ; 8vo; 58 pages 
Price: 24.00 USD
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New York, NY Houghton Mifflin Company First Edition Hardcover 
This is the First American Edition of The Lord of the Rings in hardcover with dust jackets, published by Houghton Mifflin and Company in New York in 1954, '55, '56 for the three volume set, respectively. The Fellowship of the RIng, Two Towers, The Return of the Ring. EDITIONS: Volumes 1 and 3 are both First Impressions of the First Editions and Volume 2 is the Second Impression of the First Edition. The same sequence is true for the matching dust jackets ---First - Second - First Impression dust jackets for the three Volume set) . (Impressions = printings) . All the books and jackets match identification points based on Hammond/Anderson and Skull/Frisby. CONDITION: Between the six items being offered for sale (three books, three jackets) , the condition is good to near fine. The book for Volume 3 is in the best condition, but the jacket for Volume 3 has the highest occurrences of wear.. BOOKS: The books have bright, medium blue cloth covers with tight bindings, a touch of thread wear at some corners. None have any marks or writing on the end paper or pages. The pages are crisp and clean. There is a little spotting to the top and bottom edges on the first volume. The blue covers and gilt are the brightest on Volume 3. JACKETS: The jackets appear to be the original jackets issued with the books - all points of identifications show continuity throughout. None of the jackets have been price clipped. There is some edge and corner wear to each, a tiny puncture, some rubbing, one has a little discoloration, another has some crease marks, one has some mending tape in the interior. Separate detail on each book and jacket is available. MAPS: Each volume has a map - all maps are present and attached and in fine condition - they also match the points of identification for each volume. ; 8vo 
Price: 5850.00 USD
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