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A Bell for Adano: Hersey, John (Signed Franklin Leather, with booklet Notes From the Editors) A Bell for Adano: Hersey, John (Signed Franklin Leather, with booklet Notes From the Editors)

A Bell for Adano

Hersey, John (Signed Franklin Leather, with booklet Notes From the Editors)

ISBN 10: 0531001601 / ISBN 13: 9780531001608
Published by Franklin Center, PA: Franklin Library, 1978, 1975
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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HAND-SIGNED in blue ink by JOHN HERSEY on third free endpaper (bound in, not tipped in); tissue guard laid in. 1978 Franklin Library Limited Edition leatherbound collector's edition. Rich forest green hand-cut full leather boards with ornate gilt design. Hubbed spine. All edges gilt. Soft peach silk moire endpapers, matching bound-in ribbon. Textblock clean, tight, square, color illustrations by Mitchell Hooks. 8vo. Condition: Very good, clean, tight, square; no marks, bookplates, or signs of prior ownership. Slight speckling to gilt edges. A gorgeous book that feels wonderful in the hand. Booklet Notes from the Editors included. Packaged with care and shipped in a box to arrive in best condition. Complete satisfaction guarantee; no sale is final until you are satisfied. Bookseller Inventory # 050305-3

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Title: A Bell for Adano

Publisher: Franklin Center, PA: Franklin Library, 1978

Publication Date: 1975

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st Edition

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The story on an Italian-American major who wins the love and admiration of a small Sicilian village when he tries to repalce the 700-year-old town bell that was melted down by the Fascists.

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