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THE QUEEN'S GAMBIT.

Tevis, Walter.

Published by Random House (1983)., New York:, 1983
Condition: Very Good Soft cover
From Quill & Brush, member ABAA (Middletown, MD, U.S.A.)

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First edition, advance reading copy, very good or better in glossy paperwraps. Publisher's coffee-splattered form letter to potential paperback-rights' seekers laid in along with reader Fred Chase's typed, internal "Avon Books Reader's Report," which is glowing ("The book is beautifully written--I can't remember one false note"), speaks to the book's marketability, and is perhaps prescient in noting: "I can see a number of publishers bidding for this, driving up the price and virtually destroying any chance to make a little money on it." Avon didn't publish the paperback. Bookseller Inventory # 52332

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Title: THE QUEEN'S GAMBIT.

Publisher: Random House (1983)., New York:

Publication Date: 1983

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition:Very Good

Edition: 1st Edition

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The Quill & Brush was established in 1976 by Allen and Patricia Ahearn as an open store carrying first editions and fine art. At present it is by appointment only and housed in the home of the Ahearn's eldest daughter, Beth Ahearn Fisher, who is carrying on the family bookselling tradition. Our current stock of approximately 3,500 books consists mainly of first editions of American and English Literature including Mysteries and Detective Stories, Science Fiction, Children's and Illustrated Books. We also collectible books in all fields. Over the years, we have published more than 200 individual Author Price Guides; and Allen and Patricia authored the well-regarded books on book collecting, "Collected Books: The Guide to Identification and Values" (4th ed., 2011) and "Book Collecting 2000: A Comprehensive Guide." Please contact us at firsts@QBbooks.com to be placed on our e-list for notifications of website sales and new arrivals or to request our occasional printed catalog.

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