Philadelphia: Leon Hyneman, 1852. Original edition. Leather bound. 208pp. Folio [41 cm] 3/4 red leather with red cloth covered boards. Fair condition only. The text block has completely come away from the covers. The covers are very heavily rubbed, and the underlying boards are exposed along the edges and surrounding areas. There are a couple of dark stains on the front board. There are 1/2 inch losses from the leather at the ends of the spine, and there is a large loss from the leather at the center of the spine that measures 3 inches tall by 1 inch wide. There are also two 3 inch long closed tears in the leather and paper of the front board along the bottom edge. The first couple of pages are detached, but present. There are occasional small stains on the pages.Extra charges apply on this item due to weight. Item #26910
As is. Topics include Freemasonry in California, George Washington, The Bath of Blood (Elizabeth Bathori), Medical Quacks and more.