Two volumes, publisher's morocco, gilt, all edges gilt. Some cover wear, but hinges sturdy; light dampstain at upper margins. Additional shipping charge on this heavy set. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Harvard Book. A series of historical, ...
Publisher: Welch, Bigelow
Publication Date: 1875
Edition: First edition.
Book Description Welch, Bigelow and Company, 1875. LEATHER_BOUND. Book Condition: Very Good. Welch, Bigelow, Cambridge, 1875. First edition. Two volumes, publisher's morocco, heavily blind tooled, gilt Harvard emblem to cover, all edges gilt. Pretty heavy cover wear, tearing and some surface loss to boards but hinges sturdy except for front hinge of Vol I which is cracked/almost broken BUT holding w/some old slight moisture spotting to pre-lims/slight basement smell only and "gift to Providence University Club" bookplate to each marbled front fly. Fo [Folio or approx. 12 x 19 inches], Vol 1 346pp., Illus., 33 heliotypes, 57 illustrations, 24 wood engravings, 3 lithographs. Vol 2 447pp., illus., 26 heliotype views, 24 wood engravings. We pack securely and ship daily with delivery confirmation on every book. The picture on the listing page is of the actual book for sale. Additional Scan(s) are available for any item, please inquire. Bookseller Inventory # SKU1017603