Item #65469 The Royal Path of Life: Or, Aims and Aids to Success and Happiness. T. L. Haines, L W. Yaggy.
The Royal Path of Life: Or, Aims and Aids to Success and Happiness

The Royal Path of Life: Or, Aims and Aids to Success and Happiness

Chicago: Western Publishing House, 1878. First edition. Hardcover. 600; [6]pp. Octavo [22.5cm]. 3/4 brown leather over brown boards. Title stamped in gilt on spine and front board. Raised bands. Beveled edges. Marbled textblock edges. Boards moderately rubbed and scuffed, particularly at extremities. Front board previously partially detached, but has been repaired. Original marbled endsheets have been replaced with bright white paper, with only the original rear free endpaper remaining. Mild foxing throughout. Good +. Item #65469

Words of 19th-century wisdom for the youth of the era, with a heavy Christian influence. Illustrated.

Sections include "Labor," "Fretting and Grumbling," "Fops and Dandies," "Fashion," "Flirting," and even "Death."

Price: $100.00

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