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World Book Dictionary, 2 Vols


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World Book Dictionary, 2 Vols
World Book Dictionary, 2 Vols
World Book Dictionary, 2 Vols
World Book Dictionary, 2 Vols
World Book Dictionary, 2 Vols

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Product Information

Vintage; 1980s
leatherette, paper
11.25" L x 8.5" W x 4.25" H
crimson red

Why We Love This

The World Book Dictionary Doubleday Co., 1985. later edition. Two-volume set, A-K, 1166 pgs and L-Z, 2430 pgs. Crimson leatherette with gilt design and gilt top-stain.Thumb-indexed. No jacket, as issued. Without marks, stains, evidence of ownership. As new. Perhaps among the last of the big-time dictionaries. Not as fast as Google, but so much more beautiful.
As described by MCME

About MCME

For more than 20 years, MCME’s The Sophisticated Reader partners have collected and sold books on art, design and popular culture in antique stores, vintage markets and at rare book auctions. MCME specializes in sought-after antique and vintage hardcovers, paperbacks and magazines. We also curate private library installations. Experienced as interior designers and writers, we have been widely published in the entertainment and news media, and have appeared on Bravo's "Million Dollar Decorator."