Title: The Starling: A Scotch Story
Publisher: Daldy, Isbister & Co., London
Publication Date: 1876
Book Condition: Fair
Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket
Ex-library, Riwaka Library (a small 19th century provincial New Zealand library, Riwaka is situated 5km from Motueka, in the upper part of New Zealand's South Island.) Rebound in late 19th Century half-calf library binding. Hinges broken. Text block nearly detached from binding at rear hinge, hanging on by one cord only. Front fly leaf (blank leaf immediately following the front free endpaper) chipped and nearly detached. ; "Seventh Edition". viii, 392 pages +  pages advertisements. Lacking the half-title page. Half-leather binding. Page dimensions: 167 x 110mm. A novel. "'I wad like to pepper the sneaky chiel wi' snipe-dust for't. But what can be dune noo?' 'Dune! Mair than Smellie wad like, and enouch to mak' him lowse his grip o' Adam!" - page 205. ; Ex-Library; 8vo. Bookseller Inventory # 11673
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Malcolm Moncrief-Spittle, trading as Renaissance Books. Contact details: Renaissance Books, 271 High St, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand. Phone: +64 3 4719294. Email: email@example.com. Website: www.renaissancebooks.co.nz. GST #39 820 209. Terms of Sale: All books may be returned within 14 days of receipt for a full refund of the book price, not including shipping. Return shipping also refunded where books are not as described.
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