Uncolored wood engravings. 99pp text and 4pp adverts. Hardback. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Christmas Stories for Good Children
Publisher: D. Appleton & Co.
Publication Date: 1850
Book Condition: Good
Book Description D. Appleton and Co, New York, 1852. Cloth Bound. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: NoNE ISSUED. first edition was 1850. Hardback. green embossed covers with gilt titles on front board. . Uncolored wood engravings. 93pp text and 4pp adverts. foxing on blank endpapers; and scattered foxing on some pages. no writing , rare book =the green boards are quite bright. very little rubbing of corners. see picture on left. Bookseller Inventory # 92135
Book Description D Appleton and Company, New York, 1851. Book Condition: Good. Early Edition. (1850). Brown embossed cloth titled in gilt, spine ends and corners worn, fading to cloth, foxing and light soil throughout. Christmas stories with full page b&w engravings as well as partial page artwork throughout. Sweet little book. The book was a gift from Colonel Edward Dunbar to his son Winthrop W. Dunbar. The Dunbar family rose to prominence in Bristol during the 19th Century as manufacturers of clock parts and cases, their factory was eventually sold to Wallace Barnes. Winthrop W. Dunbar's house in Bristol, CT is listed in many guide books of historic Connecticut homes. Size: 12mo. Bookseller Inventory # 006108