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Good with no dust jacket. 4 Volume Set, "From the First Discovery of the Western Hemisphere by the Northmento the End of the Civil War. Preceded by a Sketch of the Pre-Historic Period and the Age of the Mound Builders, " B&W Ills. + full page plates, plates have tissue guards, COvers brown w/ black and gilt, edges and corners rubbed, occas foxing throughout-esp. to blank pages, margins and frontis. of Vol. I, Vol. I-closed tear to p. 85, Vol. II-IV-rear hinges broken and spine of text block not attached to covers, rear upper edges of spines split & torn, Despite flaws books still attractive.
Good with no dust jacket; Boards: brown cloth w/ ornate gilt & black titles. Edgewear, bumped, spines chipped. Text: owner's signature on each first blank page. Tight. 7995. B&W engravings; Large 8vo 9"-10" tall; 2520 pages.
Engravings, Drawings, Maps. Good Cond. FRONT COVER LOOSE, FREE. REAR cracked but solid. 7X10" 2"THICK FULL LEATHER 628ps HEAVY 24 Chapters, Indexed from 1659-1779. Early Federal history, battle Soldiers in revolutionary war., EAST COASTAL history. back cover is cracked, but held by (4) cords & firm at hinge. original inner cloth mull...clean, solidly bound text block....Clean covers spine title panels, etc heavily rubbed...barely readable Gold spine titles on red panels. Marbled edges all around, Plus similar endpapers. Several VERY NICE FULL PAGE LITHOGRAPH ILLUSTRATIONS of Dramatic, Popular scenes; GOERGE WASHINGTON, BENJAMIN FRANKLIN portraits; LAKE GEORGE BATTLE SCENE; NEW YORK FROM THE NARROWS; BRADDOCK'S MARCH; EMBARKATION OF ARCADIANS; MOHAWK VALLEY; JOWLS HEAD PENOBSCOT BAY; SHENANDOAH VALLEY all in attractive detail..
Very Good. 1878 to 1881 four huge volumes brown w/ magnificent gold decoration on front and spine books are all tight vol 1 has only the slightest flaw at top of spine can't ship outside USA due to weight and size.
Engravings, Drawings, Maps. Good+ Cond. Covers held on by cords., Solid Text block. 7X10" 2"THICK FULL LEATHER 648ps HEAVY indexed for 4 volumes. Volume covers Sullivan's Expedition to CIVIL WAR. LINCOLN FRONTIS ILUST. battle scenes & many generals covers are cracked & separated at spine fold, but held by (4) cords & original inner cloth mull...Clean covers & spine, similar text block. but spine red title panels have considerable wear. Marbled edges all around, Plus similar endpapers. Several VERY NICE FULL PAGE LITHOGRAPH ILLUSTRATIONS of Dramatic, Popular scenes; SULLIVAN'S RIDE; BATTLE OF LAKE ERIE; ANDREW JACKSON; GETTYSBURG, MEMPHIS, LOOKOUT MAOUNTAN BATTLES. all in attractive detail..
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