Extremely rare book ! Illustrated with steel engravings and 200 designs on wood by leading artists of the time. Contains "Beautiful Thoughts of Life by a galaxy of brilliant authors." Includes: Daniel March, Longfellow, Theo S. Cuyler, Chas. E. Spurgeon, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jas. Russell Lowell, Dr. John Hall, Harriet Beecher Stowe. Book has gilded page ends. Text is clean and unmarked. Spine backing is missing. Cover edges are rubbed and worn. Corners are bumped and badly worn. All pages are present and binding is together. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
Titel: Beautiful Thoughts of Life
Verlag: L.P. Miller & Co.
Einband: Tooled Leather
Auflage: First Edition
Buchbeschreibung L. P. Miller & Co., Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A., 1889. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Fair. No Jacket. 7 3/4" x 10 1/4" Literature FAIR / NO DUST JACKET. 240, 96, 272, 128 pp. Text clean and unmarked. Pages slightly toned. Minor foxing at endpapers. Illustrated throughout with steel engravings, colored plates, and 200 woodcuts. Blue cloth boards decorated with illustrations in black, gilt and silver at front and spine. Boards lightly soiled and sunned, edges and corner rubbed, spine top and tail starting to fray. Front and back hinges broken, case binding intact, but detached from text block. Text block intact and stable. With works by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Daniel March, Theo. S. Cuyler, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Charles E. Spurgeon, Olivery Wendell Homes, James Russell Lowell, and Dr. John Hall, and others. Buchnummer des Verkäufers BR003075