Philadelphia, 1895. Quarto, recent black cloth over original leatherette, 652 pp. A very good copy of this scarce local history, recently rebacked with endpapers renewed. All edges gilt. Price written on top of title page in ink, minimal normal tanning to contents. A nice copy. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Biographical and Portrait Cyclopedia of ...
Publisher: Biographical Publishing Company
Publication Date: 1895
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description Biographical Publishing Company, Philadelphia, PA, 1895. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good-. 1st Edition. Hardcover first printing, original Victorian-style binding, all edges gilt, marbled end-papers, subtitled "Containing biographical sketches of prominent and representative citizens of the County, together with an introductory historical sketch," 651 pages, full-page illustrations throughout, top one-inch of the spine is worn away, some edge-wear also, the binding has been strengthened and is secure and the contents are very clean, "Montgomery County, Pennsylvania is the ninth in order of age of the sixty-seven counties of the Keystone State". Bookseller Inventory # 036530