8vo. 3 volumes. Illustrations. Volume 1, published in 1871, has 832 pages plus 7 pages of index, additons, and corrections in rear. Volume 2, published in 1872, includes pages 832-1610. 10 additional pages of index, etc. located in back of volume 2. Volume 3, published in 1879, has 706 pages with one index page in rear. Condition for the set is mediocre at best. All content present but set is mix matched and 2 of the 3 volumes are Ex-library. Volume 3 boards are detached with loose pages, spine pieces laid inside front cover. Volume 2 spine has a horizontal split under the title with the top section of the spine laid inside front cover. Hinges are ok for volume 2. Volume 1 spine is chipped with an ex-library stamp lower spine. Hinges are cracked. Howes C 796. According to Howes, the compiler devoted thirty-two years to this task, an all time endurance record among historians. Originally published in 1854. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: History of Ancient Woodbury, Connecticut, ...
Publisher: William R. Seeley
Publication Date: 1871
Book Condition: Poor
Edition: Second Edition.
Book Description Bronson Brothers, 1854. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Green gilt cloth with gold lettering. pp481-833; with a 7-page Index of Names and Additions and Corrections. Head of spine and rear gutter chipped. Corners and board edges worn. Howes C796. Volume 2 of 3. Full refund if not satisfied. Bookseller Inventory # 027490
Book Description Cothren, William, Woodbury, CT, 1872. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Fair. Illustrated (illustrator). Scarce edition. Spine has tape on it, Hinges are weak. Inside has foxing. Signs of age and wear. Email us for a photo, we ship fast. Bookseller Inventory # 013194
Book Description William R. Seeley, 1871. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good +. Second Edition. Black cloth with gold gilt lettering on spine. Portrait frontispiece with tissue guard. Thick 833pp., with a 7-page index of Name and Additions and Corrections. Spine cloth is worn with tears along hinges. 1 x 2 inch piece of spine cloth gone at tail of spine. Hinges weak. Corners worn. Not listed in Howes. Full refund if not satisfied. Bookseller Inventory # 027489