Title: Alicia Markova
Publisher: Hermitage House
Publication Date: 1953
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: 1st Edition
Collectible, Out-Of-Print 1st Edition, 1st Printing in Beautifully preserved condition. Near Fine hardcover in VERY GOOD dustjacket. 1953 Hermitage House Stated 1st Edition and 1st Printing. Buy from dealers who describe their books fully and avoid undisclosed surprises. NOT X-LIB COPY. Pictorial DJ is bright as new and fully intact except for price clip to front flap. DJ spine is chipped and missing a small piece from bottom and tiny chips at top end. Back panel, printed on cream paper, is slightly soiled from 63 years of handling. DJ is now in clear, Brodart archival-quality jacket (easily removable). Near Fine Book is Fresh, immaculate with only markings being a neat, dated prior owner signature on FFEP. Copy is otherwise completely unmarked: there are no bookseller marks or stickers; no x-library detritus; no gift inscriptions, bookplates, notes, underlining or other markings. Brown paper-covered boards with yellow cloth spine. Text block is tight and square. Spine titles and design are impeccable: spine straight with no leaning or cocking and slight humping and wear at ends. Binding is sturdy. Corners are pointed and show no wear. Pages are clean, crisp, bright and completely unmarked. There is a trace of age toning at endpapers There are no soiled, missing, loose, creased or damaged pages. Ships promptly, usually within 48 hours, professionally wrapped and shipped in special, protective packaging by an experienced rare book dealer. Very, very Nice 1st Printing of this title. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-1471288693477
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