Decorated green cloth. Nice, bright clean copy. Frontispiece portrait of Taylor. 360 pages. Chapter details his time spent in California during the Gold Rush. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Life, Travels, and Literary Career of ...
Publisher: B.B. Russell & Co.
Publication Date: 1879
Book Condition: Collectible-Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Book Description Werner Company, 1895. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Hardback in good condition. No dust jacket. The Werner School and Family Library. Brown covers with darker brown lettering and decoration. 357 pages. Edge wear. Slight separation of pages at page 14. Shows aging. Bookseller Inventory # 008316
Book Description B.B. Russell and Co., Boston, 1879. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. First Edition; First Printing. condition (light rubbing & wear;front hinge slightly cracked) Bookplate inside of Franklin H. Chase, who for many years was the recording secretary of the NYS Historical Society. Bookseller Inventory # 155115
Book Description B.B. Russell, Boston, 1979. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. 358pp, engraved frontis and 13 plates. 12mo. Original decorated cloth gilt, extremities rubbed, slightly frayed head of spine, boards lightly soiled, plates stained top margin, internally clean and tight,overall G+. Bayard Taylor (1825-1878) was known particularly for his travel writings also wrote serious works, novels and poetry and was, briefly, a diplomat.The author (1843-1925), founder and first President of Temple University whose lecture, Acres of Diamonds, was delivered 6000 times, was a close friend of Taylor. Bookseller Inventory # 000082
Book Description B B RUSSELL. Leather. Book Condition: Fair. LEATHER Legendary independent bookstore online since 1994. Reliable customer service and no-hassle return policy. Fiction and Poetry>Poetry>General. Book: USED, Fair. Bookseller Inventory # 01111000025342500. Bookseller Inventory # 01111000025342500
Book Description B. B. Russell & Co., 1879., Boston, 1879. Hard Cover. First Edition. Decorative green cloth. Some foxing on the pages of the front matter, light water-staining at the foot of the binding (no staining internally)--a clean, tight, VG copy. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 109904
Book Description B. B. Russell & Co., Boston. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. 1879, 358pp, illustrated. Inner hinges neatly reinforced, extremities worn, contents G. Bayard Taylor, (1825-1878), was a world traveler and man of letters. His VIEWS AFOOT; OR, EUROPE SEEN WITH KNAPSACK AND STAFF consists of his letters written while on a walking tour of Europe. His experiences covering the California gold rush as a newspaper reporter were published as a very popular book, ELDORADO, OR, ADVENTURES IN THE PATH OF EMPIRE. He was the historian on Commodore Perry's expedition to Japan and served as minister to Germany. Bookseller Inventory # 12234
Book Description Boston, 1881., 1881. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good+. Later printing. Decorated cloth. 357pp. Illust. fos. Biography of the author of the gold rush classic, Eldorado. Thin line of red stain along front joint. Oil or water stain top of frontispiece. Good+. Bookseller Inventory # 9502037
Book Description D. Lothrop, Boston, 1881. Hard cover. Book Condition: Good. No dust jacket. First edition.. Book Condition: Good/Very good. Clean inside pages with sharp corners. Tight binding. DJ Condition: no dj. Boards in very good condition with slight rubbing to spine ends and corners. Bookseller Inventory # KensBooks2.0027812
Book Description B.B.Russell & Co., Boston, MA, USA, 1879. Three-Quarter Leather. Book Condition: Good Plus. No Jacket. Apparent First Edition. Bound in black three-quarter leather with charcoal black cloth boards, gilt lettering and accents. Moderate edge wear. Spine lettering & design fading but still readable. New end sheets inside. A few light smudges inside, otherwise content very clean. Binding strong. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 12892
Book Description B.B. Russell & Co., Boston, 1879. Embossed Cloth. Book Condition: G to G+. No Jacket. First Edition. 358 pp, b/w frontis portrait and illustrations, the book and contents aresolid and tight, the pages are clean with some soil on the outside page edges, the owner name and city are inked on the front free endpaper, the embossed covers have some edge wear and light soil. Bookseller Inventory # 000606