The Historical Cabinet; Containing Authentic Accounts of Many Remarkable and Interesting Events, which have taken place in modern times [1855, w/ Hand-Colored Plates]

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Full brown leather, both covers with embossed decoration, spine panel lettered/illus. in gilt, marbled text block edges. [xxiv],viii,9-516,[48] pp., illus. w/ 24 pp. hand-colored plates (all but one with two images per page, thus 47 total illus.), 48 pp. ads at rear. Leather rubbed along joints and showing exposure at corners, chipped with loss on lower spine panel and a few small chips along rear joint. Firm binding, generally clean interior with light, scattered foxing. Hand-colored engravings are nicely rendered, retaining vibrant reds, greens, and blues. Exterior Good with wear, interior VG to Near Fine.

Title: The Historical Cabinet; Containing Authentic Accounts of Many Remarkable and Interesting Events, which have taken place in modern times [1855, w/ Hand-Colored Plates]

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Categories: American History, Imprints & Bindings,

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, Leary and Getz: 1855

Binding: Full-Leather

Book Condition: VG-

Type: Book

Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

Seller ID: 040457