History of Duchess County, New York, with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of Some of its Prominent Men and Pioneers 1683-1882

By: Smith, James H.

Price: $550.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


Burgundy 1/4 leather, black pebbled cloth, lettered/decorated in gilt, bevelled edges, text block edged in gilt. 562,xxx pp., illus. w/ engraved plates with tissue guards. Leather split along joints with minor loss, though the joints themselves are firm; leather also chipped with loss extending up to 3/4" at spine extremities and handwritten "H" on lower spine panel. Covers shows modest wear with light spotting/foxing in a few areas. Intact hinges, with interior showing a few scattered light pencil marks in margins and very slight foxing in a few areas, generally very clean and very bright, gilt edges still clean and bright. Rebacking would improve cosmetic appearance, but volume is solid and decently preserved. Scarce.

Title: History of Duchess County, New York, with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of Some of its Prominent Men and Pioneers 1683-1882

Author Name: Smith, James H.

Categories: Genealogy, New York State,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Syracuse, NY, D. Mason and Co.: 1882

Binding: Quarter-Leather

Book Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall

Seller ID: 039611