THE OWL IN THE ATTIC & Other Perplexities, by James Thurber [1st Ed]


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THE OWL IN THE ATTIC & Other Perplexities James THURBER Scarce DJ FIRST Edition

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The Owl in the Attic, and Other Perplexities

by James Thurber

A Thurber classic in three parts: Mr. and Mrs. Monroe; Pet Department; and Ladies' and Gentlemen's Guide to Modern English. With an introduction by E.B. White. Includes many B&W drawings / illustrations by Thurber.

FIRST EDITION. 151 pages. 6 X 8.5 inches. Harper and Brothers Publishers, New York and London. 1903.

Hardback is overall in VERY GOOD- condition, with FAIR DJ.

  • Binding is secure.
  • Yellow cloth boards exhibit stain to upper left back, otherwise very nice,
  • Front free end page/pastedown is missing (along with its illustration).
  • A few age spots to the interior but overall very clean.
  • Text block sides and lower edge exhibit signs of very neat page cutting.
  • DJ is missing large sections from the top and bottom front, the head and tail of the spine and the upper right back. DJ is backed with archival paper and covered in Mylar, preserving from further damage.

  • CR20141021

AS IS! Please see photos. More photos available upon request.

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Binding: Hardcover w/Jacket
Subject: Literature & Fiction
Year Printed: 19310000
Special Attributes: Illustrated
Origin: American
Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
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