Ex-Library Book - will contain Library Markings. Dust Cover Missing. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: My Consulate in Samoa. A Record of 4 Years ...
Publisher: Richard Bentley and Son
Book Condition: Fair
Book Description Richard Bentley and Son, London, 1887. Decorative Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. First Edition. 8vo, xiv + 404pp. Hardcover, bound in original mustard cloth with gilt lettering to spine, green & gilt botanical illustration to front cover. In very good condition overall. Binding and hinges are intact and firm. This book has been professionally recased, with new dark green cloth boards, new decorative patterned green & gold endpapers inserted. Contents are generally clean and unmarked. No signs of prior ownership. There is a dampstain to the bottom corner of the text-block which casuses slight waviness and minor discoloration to the first few leaves; body of the text is not affected. No mustiness or odors. Still an attractive copy overall, now protected in a custom-made clear archival dustwrapper. Book. Bookseller Inventory # 005947
Book Description Bentley, London, 1887. Hardcover. First UK edition. A scarce book. (xiv) 403 pp. Gilt & green dec. cloth covers, chipped top & base of spine. Ex-lib markings with some stamps, blind tooled, but no mark on spine. Bookplate removed. Bookseller Inventory # 1928