Lossing OUR COUNTRY/ UNITED STATES HISTORY Rare Leather Antique Fine Binding
Our Country, A Household of The United States. With Over 500 Illustrations by Felix O. The Aimes Publishing Company, New York 1888. Beautifully Bound in Full leather, roughly 3. Very good, Bright gilt titles on covers, exquisite tooled leather boards, five raised bands and six compartments to spine with gilt detailing and titles, filigree gilt turn ins, satin end-papers and paste-downs.
Show wear/stains, touch of wear to exterior hinges, small discreetly and professionally repaired split to lower front/back hinge of vol. Pretty much an equal amount of staining/toning to all end-papers, pages tanned with scattered foxing, no loose or missing pages, these are large heavy books and should be handled with care. Fine example of an extraordinary antique set.
Antiquarian books can be fragile and should be handled with the utmost care and attention. This item is in the category "Books & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "artemus-rare-books" and is located in this country: US.
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- Year Printed: 1888
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
- Topic: United States
- Binding: Full Leather
- Author: Lossing, Benson J
- Subject: History
- Original/Facsimile: Original
- Language: English
- Character Family: Americana
- Publisher: The Aimes Publishing Company
- Place of Publication: New York
- Special Attributes: Fine Binding, Illustrated