American Views

American Views

London, Edinburgh, and New York: T. Nelson and Sons, Circa 1859. Hardcover. Sextodecimo [16.5 cm] Red cloth covered boards with a gilt stamped title and decorative design on the front cover, and embossed designs on the covers. All edges gilt. Fair condition only. The covers are rubbed. The underlying boards are exposed occasionally along the edges. There are several losses from the cloth of the spine. The largest loss 1 inch tall by 1/2 inch wide. What remains of the cloth backstrip is heavily torn. The corners of the covers are bumped. There is a large split in the front endsheet along the hinge. The text block is cracked numerous times. The pages are heavily foxed. There is a contemporary notation in pencil on the front free endsheet. As is. Item #29426

Subjects include The Susquehannah, Trenton Falls, Outlet of Niagara River, The Narrows from Fort Hamilton, and The Pallisades.

Price: $30.00

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