The New World Compared with The Old : A Description of the American Government, Institutions, and Enterprises, and of Those of our Great Rivals at the Present Time, Particularly England and France

Townsend, Geo. Alfred

Published by S. M. Betts & Company, Hartford, Conn., 1870
Used Condition Collectible-Very Good 3/4 Leather with Cloth
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Gilt trim at leather edges both covers; gilt lettering and decoration on spine. An elegant octavo volume, illustrated with eighty engravings. 653 pages. Ink notation front end paper. Damp stain to bottom edge of front end papers to page 340 and page 633 to back end papers, do not affect text. Offsetting to pages 218-219, 254-257, 338-339 and 410-411. Contents include: Washington and London; The Queen and the President; The British Aristocracy; The Senate and the House of Lords; The House of Commons and The House of Representatives; Church and State; Local Government in the States, Counties, and Provinces; New York and Paris; The French Government; Politics and Politicians of France and the Continent; The New West and the New East; etc. Bookseller Inventory # 3862


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Title: The New World Compared with The Old : A ...

Publisher: S. M. Betts & Company, Hartford, Conn.

Publication Date: 1870

Binding: 3/4 Leather with Cloth

Book Condition: Collectible-Very Good

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