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No signatures. Some foxing to page edges. Dust-jacket has some small <4mm tears and chips at upper corners and at head of dust-jacket spine. Dust-jacket protected in archival mylar cover. A very nice copy of this title.; Uncommon. 222 pages. Red-brown boards with gilt lettering and small metallic blue illustration on spine. Maps on endpapers. Page dimensions: 200 x 132mm. Dust-jacket designed by Stephen Russ, who also designed many covers for the Penguin Poets series in the 1960s. A historical novel set during the second Persian War. "In the fifth century B.C., one great empire stretched from the shores of the Mediterranean to the frontiers of India. Xerxes, King or Persia, ruled the subject hordes of the East; his empire was secure, and now he looked towards Europe. Only the Greeks stood between his army and the rich western lands. Xerxes made ready for war." - from dust-jacket blurb.
Title: Tell Them in Sparta
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: London, Methuen & Co.: 1962
Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 20646