The Bertrams: A Novel
Place Published: New York
Publisher: Harper & Brothers, Publishers
Date Published: 1859
Edition: First American edition
Book Id: 39165
528pp. Duodecimo [20 cm] Brown cloth over boards with the title stamped in gilt on the spine, and embossed ornamentation on the spine and covers. Good. Ex-library. There are small losses from the cloth at the ends of the spine, and the underlying boards are exposed occasionally along the edges. The front endsheet has a previous owner's name and bookplates. There are library stamps on the endsheets, and very sporadically on the pages. The text block is cracked several times. From the collection of Berkeley book collector and letter press printer, John Ruyle, with his bookplate on the front pastedown.
A novel of world travel.