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A Purse of Coppers: Short Stories

O'Faolain, Sean

Published by Viking Press, 1938
Used Condition Very Good+ Hardcover
From Mainly Books (Fountainville, PA, U.S.A.) Quantity Available: 1
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Hardcover with dustjacket, first American printing, brown cloth binding with the original paper labels (which are in exceptional shape) on front cover and spine, there are two remarkable book flaws: the former owner's name and address on the first blank end-paper and some mild sunning to the rear cover, tight binding, fine contents, very clean, the dustjacket has several short tears along the rear fold and three sizeable (1-inch) edge-chips at the top of the front panel and spine, the jacket is clean, the original price (2.50) is present and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, "The present collection, more varied than the earlier group and concerened more with present day Ireland, contains fourteen short stories.". Bookseller Inventory # 036604

Bibliographic Details

Title: A Purse of Coppers: Short Stories

Publisher: Viking Press

Publication Date: 1938

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good-

Edition: 1st US Edition.

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