Title: The Victorians: A World Built to Last
Publisher: Viking Press
Publication Date: 1974
Book Condition: As New
Dust Jacket Condition: As New
Edition: 1st Edition
AS NEW,unmarked Hardcover in AS NEW,unclipped Dustjacket,1974 1st US Edition,1975 Stated 2nd Printing. A rare collectible 1st Edition of this book in Flawless, gift quality condition.100 % guaranteed-this is not a remainder, X-library or BCE copy. Flawless, pictorial DJ has "0974" on front flap. DJ is immaculate,fresh with no shelfwear and no dulling from age. DJ is now in a clear archival-quality Jacket (easily removable, if desired). AS New Book is completely unmarked ,making it an excellent gift. There are no gift inscriptions, bookplates,seals, signatures, notes, remainder or bookseller marks; soiled, missing or torn pages. Pages are fresh, white, crisp. Book is lavishly illustrated with black and white or color illustrations on virtually every page including numerous period photographs, as well as paintings,drawings,diagrams and maps. Black cloth coverboards with bright gilt cover titles show no fading or dulling. Straight, unworn spine; pointed corners; pictorial endpapers are all in Flawless condition. The Victorians is a compendium of an extraordinary age; the editors have assembled photographs, together with essays by leading authors of the period , covering a wide variety of subjects from the arts, politics, the army and diplomacy to children, the home and the Victorian Christmas. In stock and ships promptly, wrapped professionally and shipped in special protective box by an experienced bookseller. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-5381121078
Synopsis: Very Good/Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Later edition bound in black cloth, 254 pages, illustrated. Book clean, tight, has mild rubbing at the spine tips and corners. Dj has several edge tears, starting to curl on the bottom edge.
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