Webster, MA. John Cort, Printer and Bookbinder, 1887. First edition. Hardcover. 369pp. Small octavo [20 cm] Red cloth covered boards with gilt stamped titles. Very good condition. The covers are very subtly concave. The edges of the spine and covers are slightly rubbed and bumped. There are four slightly more prominent indentations in the edges of the covers. The spine is slightly rolled and faded. The endsheets and the edges of the text block are foxed. There are occasional small stains on the pages at the beginning of the text. Item #23635
Flake 4447. Eberstadt III: 302. From the Preface- "In the accompanying pages will be found a detail of travel, novel in its character, performed by a common man, of but ordinary schooling..."