The King of the Mountains
Place Published: Boston
Publisher: J. E. Tilton and Company
Date Published: 1861
Edition: Early edition
Book Id: 37405
300; pp. Duodecimo [18.5 cm] Brown pebbled cloth covered boards with a gilt stamped title on the spine and triple blind ruled borders on the covers. Brown endpapers. With 3 pages of publisher's advertisements at the rear. Good only. Rubbed at the extremities. There are very many light stains on the spine and covers, and the corners of the covers are bumped. The spine is sunned, and the cloth at the spine ends is chipped. There is a previous owner's bookplate on the front pastedown. The text block is cracked several times.
An early edition of Edmond About's most popular book.