Homes of American Authors; Comprising Anecdotal, Personal, and Descriptive Sketches, by Various Writers

Price: $40.00

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Book Condition: Good


Brown embossed leather, decorated on both covers, 5 raised spine bands, bevelled edges, marbled endpapers, text block edged in gilt. Leather along front joint shows separation and repair, and the joint is sound. Some loss to title panel on spine, slightly affecting lettering. Leather rubbed along bands and at corners, but nicely intact. viii,366 pp., illus. w/ engravings. Front flyleaf and adjacent front blank each show horizontal tear with archival tape repair. Former owner's book plate mounted on front fixed endsheet, with 1853 gift inscription inked on front blank.

Title: Homes of American Authors; Comprising Anecdotal, Personal, and Descriptive Sketches, by Various Writers

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Categories: Literature: Novels/Stories, Drama, Modern 1sts, Imprints & Bindings, Architecture & Urban Design,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam and Co.: 1853

Binding: Full-Leather

Book Condition: Good

Type: Book

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 042236