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Author Name    Nicholas A. Basbanes

Title   A Gentle Madness: Bibliophiles, Bibliomanes, and the Eternal Passion for Books

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Very Good

Jacket Condition   very good

Edition   First printing

Publisher   New York Henry Holt and Company 1995

Inscription   Signed

Seller ID   1859

SIGNED (not inscribed) by the author on the title page. This is NOT the later Owl edition. The hardcover is in very good condition with only very minor wear to the edges, a faint scuff on the spine and a few very light marks on the edges of the textblock. Bumping to the upper corner of the back cover. The dust jacket is very good with some light edge wear, especially at the corners of the spine panel. The dust jacket is not price clipped ($35.00). This is a lovely copy that has been read but remains in very good condition. A scarce signed true first. No writing, names, or bookplate. Dust jacket present. First Edition.

Price = 200.00 USD

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