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Good. Good-/No Jacket NO ISBN npd.c.1881, 1853, red bds., 203pp. & adv. Illus., (shelf wear, corners bumped, covers discolored, previous price written in pencil inside front cover, front hinge cracked, binding good, pages yellowing, a few pages creased to corners, some crinking from page turning)
Good. No Jacket. Unmarked copy in red cloth with embossed cover design and gilt spine titling. B/w frontispiece. Head of spine is chipped, heel o spine is a bit frayed. Front hinge is cracked but book remains solid with its sewn binding. Scans available. Free Delivery Confirmation.
Very Good with no dust jacket. Full red cloth, gilt lettering and black and gilt decoration on cover and spine. Illustrated with B&W frontispiece, several B&W illustrations throughout. Small hole in cloth binding on front cover, head and heel of spine mildly rubbed and worn, spine lightly sunned, corners bumped and slightly worn, former owner's name and inscription on first black page of volume, else near fine. VERY GOOD. 16mo 6"-7" tall. 203, 4 pp.
Fair. Antique ex-library. 12mo-over 6¾"-7¾" tall. Early reprint (1853). Charming illustrations.215 pp. Part of Abbott's works for children. Half of spine cloth missing, light foxing to text. Decent reading copy.
Very Good. First edition. Hardcover in red cloth with spine lettered in gilt. 215 pp. frontispiece engraving and additional illustrations in the text. Very good, shallow wear at the spine extremities and small adhesion to the front pastedown presumably from an absent bookplate.
Fair. Ex-Library. 16mo-over 5¾"-6¾" tall. New York, NY, Harper Bros., 1852. First edition. 16mo. Red cloth with blind stamp decoration on boards, 14 engravings, rough-cut pages, 215 pp. The story of the Linn family in mid-1800's America, charmingly illustrated with period engravings. Ex-library, Sturgis Library plate #3157, Dated June 23rd, 1875. Spine repaired with library tape, corners rubbed, bindings faded, pages foxed but not brittle. Rare! A delightful glimpse into 19th century life. Fair.
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