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    Abraham Merritt. The Ship of Ishtar. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1926.

    First edition. Binding state C per Currey. Octavo. 326 pages.

    Reddish-brown boards with yellow titles on the spine and front board. Top edge not stained. Boards in exceptional condition with the exception of the rear boards which have a small area where the cloth has bubbled up from the board, no doubt a binding flaw and original to the book. Internal contents are tight and with minimal toning to pages. The dust jacket has slightly faded, especially on the spine. Minimal shelf wear. All things considered, a fine copy. From the Robert and Diane Yaspan Collection.


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