383pp. First Edition. A Tulane University Publication for The 250th Anniversary of The Founding of New Orleans. Spine foot bumped, else Near Fine in a Good+ dust jacket (edge wear, 2 inch crease on front panel, small cut on spine, light rubbing) protected in a mylar sleeve. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. TSB-353 Quantity Available: 1. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52150. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Past As Prelude: New Orleans 1718-1968
Publisher: Tulane University
Publication Date: 1968
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana, 1968. Hardcover. Condition: Very good. Dust Jacket Condition: good. First Edition. First Edition. Hardcover. 9 1/4" X 6 1/4". 383pp. Inscribed by contributor Laurraine Goreau, author of the last chapter, "Mardi Gras" and biographer of Mahalia Jackson, to her sister on half-title page. Moderate wear to dust jacket, with small tears to edges and extremities and scattered rubbing. Blue cloth over boards, with upper board and spine lettered in dark blue, with gilt to upper board. Mild shelfwear to binding, corners still sharp, with heavy foxing and yellowing to cloth. Foxing to edges of text block. Pictorial endpapers. Pages are clean and unmarked. A very nice signed first edition of this tribute to the city of New Orleans. Seller Inventory # 3176