Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.Read Less
Good. A.D. Wothington and Company, 1883. Hard Cover. Cover has moderate shelfwear, back edge of spine is split from top for 3 inches, silver paint on front edge. Hinges have been reinforced with professional clear hinge tape. Pages are clean and unmarked, toned. Temperance lectures, insights and anecdotes. Illustrated with a engravings and a steel-plate portrait of author with tissue. Good reading/research copy.
Good. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall Published 1881. Sound copy of this memoir of the seamy side of life, temperance and moral redemption. Brown cloth lettered in gilt and in blind, 542 pages. Edges rubbed with some cover soil, light fraying to spine ends, good hinges (minor old repair to center of front hinge), sound text block, minor occasional light foxing, pages clean and free from names or other markings.
Good +/No Jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall 12th Edition. Blue bds with gilt title and black decoration to spine and front. Sunning to spine and covers edges. Some patchys soiling to bds. Bump/rub to spine ends and corners. Prize plate to fep. B/W plate to frontis. Pages evenly tanned with small amount of soiling. Text Good ++.
Good. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 6"x9". This antique hard cover book has a brown cover with gilt lettering on the spine of the cover. Inner hinges strengthened. this book is a biography on John Gough, a Temperance worker who leaves USA to revisit England and deliver a series of temperance lectures there. Cites the poor, downtrodden. 542 pages.
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