Red cloth over boards with title and illustration in blue and gilt on front and spine. No DJ. Page edges gilded on all sides. 5 3/4 x 9. 572 pages plus black & white plates and an engraved frontis.with tissue guard. Brown floral end papers. Boards have light rubbing, some darkening, corners bumped. Spine faded with light fraying to ends. Crack in paper on rear inner hinge, front inner hinge loose with some webbing exposed. Pages lightly browned. Good. Binding tight and square. Pages crisp and clean. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: General U. S. Grant: His Early Life and ...
Publisher: Phillips & Burrows, Deposit, NY 1885
Publication Date: 1885
Book Description Thomas Kelly, NY, 1885. Pictorial Boards. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Pictorial brown boards show modest edgewear. Two prvious owner's sigs at front flyleaves. Pages toned. A clean and sound copy. Careful packing and fast, efficient shipping including delivery confirmation. International Priority Air Mail shipping available for this item. Seller Inventory # 34131
Book Description Phillips & Burrows, Deposit, NY, 1885. Condition: Good +. Dust Jacket Condition: not issued. First Edition. 5.75" x 8.75", pp. iv 6-572 with a frontispiece of Grant in a field chair with 3 maps and 11 pp. of black and white engraved photos, mostly of Grant's Generals. Inside of the book is in very good condition, patterned endpapers, gilt edges, still firm binding. The cover has been spotted and soiled with wear at the corners, fading on the spine with wear at the head and foot, fade and stain on rear. Original written by Larke in 1979 but reissued with editing by Patton following Grant's passing. Red cloth with black faded titling on spine, gilt title on the cover along with pictorial boards of red, blue, gilt national emblem. Seller Inventory # 767