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Title:The Forest and the Fort
Price:AUD$14.90 (about USD$9.90)
Item ID:SB00-0103346
Publisher:William Heinemann, London, 1943
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Dust Jacket:Ordinary
William Heinemann, 1943, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Ordinary, Reprint

Light brown coloured endpapers. Illustrated frontispiece, being a reproduction of "The Bane of the Iroquois" by Lieutenant James Francis, 1763 -- projected by Andrew Wyeth. Brown coloured boards with brown coloured illustration of a tree against poles holding stars with the words "The Disinherited" underneath, with pale yellow coloured titles to the front panel and spine. Illustrated dustwrapper, same illustration as for frontispiece, against a white coloured background with pink and black coloured titles to the front panel and spine. The history of Salathiel Albine who was bought up by Indians in the early part of the 18th century and his subsequent adventures in the society of the white man once he leaves his Indian people. The corners of the books are bumped, rubbed, and slightly frayed. Bumping and softening of the head and the heel of the spine. Shelf wear to the lower book edges and there is browning to the paper edges. A little staining to the top rear corner edge. Previous owner's name on the top right-hand corner of the free front endpaper. Pages are very faintly brown. The dustwrapper years, rubbed , grubby and the white has become quite dull. Sunning of the spine. Rubbing and chipping to the dustwrapper corners and there is some chipping to the top rear dustwrapper, panel and the bottom front dustwrapper, panel. There is a small triangular piece missing from the lower spine edge and a tear that accompanies this measuring 3.5 " with associated creasing. There is also another tear to the lower front panel edge measuring 1.25 ". Second Edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. VI, 310 pages.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Fiction; United States; Indigenous Cultures. Inventory No: 0103346.
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