Detroit, 1931. Large 8vo, half morocco over brown cloth, 657 + 829 pp. A very near fine set with a small marginal tear with loss to preliminary page and very faint normal tanning to contents. Bindings in fine condition. The scarce papers of the fur trader and Detroit pioneer John Askin. Howes A-359. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The John Askin Papers [Two Volumes]
Publisher: Detroit Library Commission
Publication Date: 1928
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description Detroit Library Commission: Detroit, 1928. 2 volumes. Illustr, 9.75 x 7.25, crudely bound in 3/4 leather, cloth, 657 pp, 829 pp with indices, covers worn (esp at extremities), outer hinges cracking, hinges loose, bookplate of former owner inside front cover of volume 1, contents a bit used and toned. Burton Historical Records, Volume 1. Seller Inventory # 98-7406
Book Description The Detroit Library Commission: Detroit, MI 1928-1931, 1928. 2 volumes. Illustr, 10 x 7, library buckram, 657 pp with index, 829 pp with index, covers a little edge worn and soiled, contents toned, but still a nice, sturdy, readable set. Each volue is SIGNED BY EDITOR MILO M. QUAIFE. Seller Inventory # 98-5565