Being a portion of the collection of the letters, papers, and manuscripts of Ninian Edwards. Presented to the Chicago Historical Society, October 16th, 1883, by his son, Ninian Wirt Edwards, ex- Attorney-General of the State of Illinois. Black boards paper lables on spine top and bottom, very nicely preserved. Looks like a library label was at bottom of spine at one time. Internally, second tissue guarded steel engraving is stuck to the engraving at a couple of spots. Letter from Isaac Arnold facing preface is intact, 16 tipped in letters which stop at p. 340. Not sure if there were supposed to be any others (633pps). Uncut pages. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: CHICAGO HISTORICAL SOCIETY'S COLLECTION, VOL...
Publisher: FERGUS PRINTING CO.
Publication Date: 1884
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: 1st Edition
Book Description Fergus Printing Company, 1884. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 1st Edition. Good copy in hardcover with good dust jacket. Rubbing and edge-wear, dust staining to top edges of page block. Front and back hinge starting, but firm. dust jacket is darkened at edges and spine, rubbing, chipping, tiny tears. 631pp 8vo. Illinois. Seller Inventory # CRB2723