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SA Auction #94 begins on 30 Sep 2021

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Freeman, R Austin

The Red Thumb Mark (with loosely inserted second spine label) (1911)

Author of "The Golden Pool" etc

Published: Hodder and Stoughton, London, 1911

Edition: First

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  • publisher's maroon buckram-boards, black-on-white spine label, red-and-yellow head-and-tail-bands, plain violet endpapers, viii, 248 pp printed on laid paper
  • fingernail-size bubble on the upper face, both faces lightly rubbed, corners lightly bumped, superficial spine crack at front but tapes are firm
  • unmarked. with small foxing spots to the first few leaves
  • a rare curiosity: loosely inserted (see image) is a duplicate title-label
  • Binding Condition: Very Good
  • Overall Condition: Very Good
  • Size: 195 x 135
  • Sold By: Fontein Books
  • Contact Person: Richard Proctor-Sims
  • Country: South Africa
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Telephone: 051 773 0050/0486 or 0027 079 546 4032
  • Preferred Payment Methods: Eft, or, for overseas buyers, PayPal
  • Trade Associations: AA Approved

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