Book is in Poor condition with full brown leather boards and gilt lettering. Darkening and light soiling to textblock. Severe edgewear and heavy bumping to corners and head/tail of spine showing board underneath. Heavy wear, scratching and moderate soiling to boards. Back board has small area where leather is completely worn off. Spine has similar worn areas, 1/4 inch of head is missing. Hinges are visibly cracked before opening book. Once opened, front board is attached by a single thick gathering of threads and back board (along with last few pages) is no longer attached to book. Pencilled note crossed out on front pastedown. Some pages have foxing. No jacket. Book is wrapped in clear plastic. 720 pgs. Additional shipping charges may apply to international orders. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
Titel: The Life and Campaigns of Lieutenant-General...
Verlag: The Derby and Miller Publishing Company
Buchbeschreibung The Derby and Miller Publishing Co., New York, 1866. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Collectible-Good. No Jacket. Engraving Illustrated (illustrator). First Edition. This antique hardcover biography of U.S. Grant is bound in tan leather boards, with gilt lettering on a black leather spine label. Gilt-trimmed raised bands on the spine. Some mild chipping and rubbing to leather covers; wear at hinges and corners. Bookplate and inscription from private, 19th-century library on front endpapers. Some foxing. Full-page engravings within. Most inner pages very clean, binding tight. 720 pages; approx. 7"x10". Size: 7 x 10. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 800323