Portrait and Biographical Record of Lehigh, Northampton and Carbon Counties, Pennsylvania, Containing Biographical Sketches of Prominent and Representative Citizens of the Counties.

Price: $275.00

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Book Condition: VG+


Full leather, elaborately decorated in blind, lettered on front and spine panels in gilt, four slightly raised bands, bevelled edges, dentilled inner edges with patterned endpapers, all text block edges in gilt. Leather shows thin strip of loss at heel of spine and is chipped but intact at head of spine; joints show some rubbing and a hint of separation at corners. Overall, leather remains dark and supple, with few surface marks, modest rubbing along bottom edge. Former owner book plate on front pastedown. 999 pp., illus. w/ numerous b&w portrait plates. Interior is quite clean and fully intact, showing only minor scattered soiling. A lovely binding, quite decently preserved. Original edition, not a modern era reprint. Scarce.

Title: Portrait and Biographical Record of Lehigh, Northampton and Carbon Counties, Pennsylvania, Containing Biographical Sketches of Prominent and Representative Citizens of the Counties.

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Categories: Genealogy, Pennsylvania: Lehigh & Northampton Counties,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Chapman Publishing Co.: 1894

Binding: Full-Leather

Book Condition: VG+

Jacket Condition: N/A

Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Seller ID: 014246

Keywords: LEHIGH NORTHAMPTON COUNTY PENNSYLVANIA