Memoirs of a Dutiful Daughter by Simone de Beauvoir (1959) hardcover book

$35.99

Simone de Beauvoir Translated by James Kirkup - Memoirs of a Dutiful Daughter

Cleveland and New York: The World Publishing Company, 1959. Hardcover. Red boards with gold lettering. 382pp. Pencil annotation to the upper edge of the front endpaper. Staining and toning to the front and rear pastedowns/inner boards. Ink stamp to the upper edge of the horizontal edge of the text-block. Fair condition. Minor separation of the text-block from the spine. Creasing, toning, scratching, smudging, and discoloration to the outer/inner boards, endpapers, pages of the text, and the text-block edge. The dust jacket is not price clipped (shows the original price of $5.00) and is in fair condition. Light sun-fading to the spine. Edge-wear to the perimeter of the dust jacket. Creasing, toning, scratching, smudging, and discoloration to all faces of the dust jacket. Some chipping to the upper/lower dust jacket spine. Some wear and chipping to corners and hinges. Area of damage to the lower spine. Creasing to the perimeter of the dust jacket.

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