The Doubtful Guest

Gorey, Edward

Published by Dodd, Mead/Harcourt Brace, 1978
Condition: Near Fine Hardcover
From Parrish Books, IOBA (Marylhurst, OR, U.S.A.)

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Two lovely editions of this very early Gorey book. Originally published in 1957, Gorey's third book, included here are the 1978 and 1985 editions of this book. The 1978 edition states "Reissued 1978/First Printing" with $5.95 on the dustjacket flap. [Toledano, A3d.] The 1978 edition measures 6 1/4" high x 9 1/4" wide. The 1985 edition measures 5" high x 7 1/4" wide. The 1978 edition is in fine condition with only the lightest touch of wear at the cover spine ends. With a complete dustjacket with a touch of soiling on the bottom edge and light sunning on the spine. The 1985 edition is in fine condition but with a small 3 cm. tear on the spine covering. A nice set. Bookseller Inventory # 2361

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Title: The Doubtful Guest

Publisher: Dodd, Mead/Harcourt Brace

Publication Date: 1978

Binding: Decorative Boards

Book Condition:Near Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Edition: 1978 and 1985 Reprint Editions.

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Parrish Books is a full-time on-line book dealer selling quality collectible books since 2002. With specialities in books (most signed) by Richard Bach, Ray Bradbury, Tom Clancy, Edward Gorey, John Updike, Kurt Vonnegut, John Grisham, Philip Roth, Tony Hillerman, and many others. We also feature an extensive collection of Genesis Publications, Easton Press and Franklin Library books, most signed. We pride ourselves on our detailed pictures of our books, good customer service and quality packaging for all orders. Our customers are important to us and we welcome customer inquiries. All orders are shipped no later than the next day following payment and we ensure that your book arrives safely and as described. Thanks for visiting Parrish Books and we invite you to visit our Homepage!

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