Great Men and Famous Women: A Series of Pen and Pencil Sketches of the Lives of More Than 200 of the Most Prominent Personages in History.

Horne, Charles F. [editor]

Published by Selmar Hess, Publisher, 1894
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Eight volumes, complete. As new, unread. Bound in publisher's brown cloth with gilt edging and gilt lettering to the covers and spines. Size: 9 x 11 3/8 inch; illustrations are Photogravures, Wood-Engravings and Typogravures. I: v, 204 pages; plates. II: v, 205-408 pages; plates. III: v, 203 pages; plates. IV: v, 205-408, plates. V: v, 206 pages; plates. VI: v, 207-408 pages; plates. VII: v, 202 pages; plates. VIII: v, 203-384 pages; plates. Soldiers and Sailors - I & II. Statesmen and Sages - III & IV. Workmen & Heroes - V & VI. Artists & Authors - VII & VIII. A fine handsome set, as new. Bookseller Inventory # 12494

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Title: Great Men and Famous Women: A Series of Pen ...
Publisher: Selmar Hess, Publisher
Publication Date: 1894
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Collectible-Fine
Edition: First Edition

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Book Description Selmar Hess, 1894. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. aFirst Edition First Printing. Shelf 1022 A Book tight; Volume II; full gilt to edge of paper;gilt to front cover and spine; significant foxing; corners bumped with board showing; wear to the surface, edges and corners of covers including quarter inch of spine cover missing at top and two areas rubbed at bottom; several illustrations with tissue guard; Not a book club copy. No previous owner name, no underlining, not ex library, not price clipped, not a remainder. Bookseller Inventory # 304453

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Book Description Selmar Hess, 1894. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Various (illustrator). 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Selmar Hess, New York. 1894 First Deluxe Edition. Volume3 of 8. "Statesmen and Sages". 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall--Book Condition: Very Good. No Dust Jacket ----- 3/4 bound leather with gold guilt lettering to cover and spine. 3 raised bands on spine. The covers show heavy shelf wear, especially to the spine edges which are rubbed and top edge fraying. Cover has small gouges that go through to board. Spine is split at top and fraying. Spine also has cracked and is fragile. Mild musty "old book" odor. Binding is intact and sound. Inside is wonderfully unmarked! NO previous owner marks and NOT ex-library. Beautifully illustrated with photogravures, wood-engravings and typogravures. Tissue guards are still intact. 204 pages have only the hint of age tanning. Very RARE darker brown stains. Gold guilt all around page edges. Extra shipping charges due to weight. (Inv. #A-395). Bookseller Inventory # 000453

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Book Description Selmar Hess, 1894. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Various (illustrator). 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Selmar Hess, New York. 1894 First Deluxe Edition. Volume 1 of 8 in the published set, "Soldiers and Sailors". 4to. 11 3/4" tall-- Book Condition: Very Good. No Dust Jacket ----- 3/4 bound leather with gold guilt lettering to cover and spine. 3 raised bands on spine. The covers show heavy shelf wear, especially to the spine edges which are rubbed and top edge fraying. Mild musty "old book" odor. Binding is intact and sound. Inside is wonderfully unmarked! NO previous owner marks and NOT ex-library. Beautifully illustrated with photogravures, wood-engravings and typogravures. Tissue guards are still intact. 204 pages have only the hint of age tanning. Very RARE darker brown stains. Gold guilt all around page edges. Extra shipping charges due to weight. (Inv. #A-393). Bookseller Inventory # 000451

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Book Description Selmar Hess, 1894. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. various (illustrator). 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Selmar Hess, New York. 1894, First Deluxe Edition. Volume 2 of 8. "Soldiers and Sailors". --4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall--Book Condition: Very Good. No Dust Jacket ----- 3/4 bound leather with gold guilt lettering to cover and spine. 3 raised bands on spine. The covers show heavy shelf wear, especially to the spine edges which are rubbed and top edge fraying. Mild musty "old book" odor. Binding is intact and sound. Inside is wonderfully unmarked! NO previous owner marks and NOT ex-library. Beautifully illustrated with photogravures, wood-engravings and typogravures. Tissue guards are still intact, first tissue guard has been crinkled and is askew but not torn. Pages have only the hint of age tanning. Very RARE darker brown stains. Gold guilt all around page edges. Extra shipping charges due to weight.(Inv. #A-394). Bookseller Inventory # 000452

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