Very Good in Good jacket. Size: 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Grey cloth, black lettering on spine, 342 pp., in a grey dustjacket with black lettering. Book is in excellent condition except for pencil marks, mostly lines drawn by paragraphs in the margins, very little writing per se. Owner's "Ex Libris" sticker on front endpaper and on front of dustjacket as well. DJ is darkened at edges and along spine, light soil, chipping at head of spine and at corners. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 lbs 13 oz. Category: History; United States; Books; Inventory No: 001570.
Good ++/No Jacket. 6 1/4" x 9 1/2" SIGNED/INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR American History; Ex Lib. GOOD++/NO DJ. SIGNED & inscribed (to Blake McKelvey) by author on FFEP. 342 pp, toned, but clean except for library treatments. Gray/beige cloth boards are tight & straight, with minor scuffing, sun-darkened spine, call number on spine, and bar code on back. The author, at Harvard University, was mentored by Arthur Schledsinger in writing this book, which begins with the Courant as a Colonial newspaper; goes through the American Revolution, to the Federalist Press and the New Order; Hudson & Goodwin, the influenctial publishers of the Connecticut paper; from Federalist to Whig paper, to big city newspaper; and during the Civil War. Collectible.
Near fine in light gray cloth covered boards with dark blue text on the spine. A small octavo measuring 9 1/4" by 6" with a gift inscription on the first free end page. In a very good-unclipped dust jacket with 1/4" deep chips across the upper edge of the spine area which is tanned and a 1/2" deep triangular chip at the upper edge of the front panel. 342 pages including an index, chapter notes and text. The Hartford Courant is the oldest, continuously operating newspaper in the United States.
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