The Covenant (Franklin Library First Edition Society series)

By: MICHENER, James A.

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Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket

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A deluxe Franklin Library first edition presenting James A. Michener's hefty historical novel which tells the story of South Africa from its beginnings through the 1970s. With illustrations by Jerry Pinkney and a couple of maps by Jean Paul Tremblay. Issued as part of the publisher's First Edition Society series which preceded the Random House trade edition. One of an unspecified number in a limited edition. --- Bound in full brown bonded leather covers with three raised bands on spine. Text presented on quality papers. Spine titling, elaborate decorations to covers and spine, and textblock edges all in bright gilt. Brown silk moire endpapers, with matching sewn-in satin ribbon placemarker. Volume lacks a dust jacket (as issued). --- An about-Near Fine copy with mild soiling to spine, a few scratches to textblock edge gilding, otherwise tightly-bound and lacking additional damages. (NOTE: Due to the weight of this item, extra shipping charges may be requested for any shipment other than by USPS Media Mail in the US.); Octavo - 8 to 9 in. tall; xxii, (8), 1073, (5) pages

Title: The Covenant (Franklin Library First Edition Society series)

Author Name: MICHENER, James A.

Edition: First Edition

Location Published: Franklin Center, Pennsylvania, The Franklin Library: 1980

Binding: Full-Leather

Book Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket

Categories: >>Classic Fiction, Literature, >>Fine Bindings

Stock No.: 86951