TOM SWIFT AND HIS BIG DIRIGIBLE, Victory Appleton - 1930 DJ Aircraft Mystery


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A VERY GOOD++ early 20th century novel, clean and firmly bound with the original illustrated DJ in VERY GOOD+ condition. Used. BUY WITH CONFIDENCE: Please see detailed condition and more photos in description.

Tom Swift and His Big Dirigible or Adventure over the Forest of Fire

by Victor Appleton

Another thrilling Tom Swift adventure in which he is contracted to build an enormous airship which may happen to save his family who is threatened by a raging wildfire. 214 pages followed by six pages of other books by the publisher. 5.25" by 7.5". 

Published by Grosset and Dunlap. New York, NY. 1930. 

Hardback is overall in VERY GOOD+ condition with VERY GOOD+ DJ.

  • Illustrated cloth covers are clean with minor shelfwear. 
  • Corners are sharp. 
  • Spine has lettering and illustration with softened ends. 
  • Binding is firm. 
  • Ffep bears inscription and signature in ink while the rear pastedown bears a number in pencil. 
  • Frontispiece is clean.
  • Interior is gently age-toned with pages 2-7 showing faint smudges to the lower edges. Please see photos. 
  • Inside pages are free of writing and intentional marks.
  • Text block edges are gently age-toned with light foxing. 
  • DJ is nicely preserved behind Mylar and is backed with archival paper.
  • DJ age-toned and shows two minor chips to corners and two to bottom and spine. 
  • Book may exhibit additional minor signs of age or wear.
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AS IS! Please see photos. More photos available upon request.

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Binding: Hardcover
Original/Facsimile: Original
Special Attributes: Dust Jacket
Region: North America
Language: English
Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
Subject: Literature & Fiction
Topic: Mystery Thriller
Publisher: Grosset and Dunlap
Year Printed: 1930
Author: Victor Appleton
Place of Publication: New York NY
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