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Personal Narrative of Two Years Imprisonment in Burmah

Henry Gouger

Published by John Murray, London, 1862
Condition: Ex-library - Fair Hardcover
From Antiquarian Books of Boston (Winthrop, MA, U.S.A.)

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From a theological library, in the original green, gilt decorated cloth binding, with the front cover having a gilt illustration of prisoners being guarded, and two being hung by their feet. Still bright gilt lettering on the spine. There is a library label on the lower spine, some pages having a library blindstamp, and a few pencil lines to some pages' margins. Slight fraying to the spine ends, with some rubbing to the covers. The front inner hinge is cracked and is shaky, with the two frontpapers and frontispiece illustration being present but detached. The covers and the spine are still well attached. xii, 345 clean, crisp and tightly bound pages, followed by a 32 page publisher's catalog. The Preface is preceded by a 4 page Preface to the Second Edition by the author's brother explaining the development of the book. Page iv of the Preface is mostly detached. A gift label on the front inner cover contains the inscription " Rev. C. H. Carpenter, / Alumnus of xxxxx / and Missionary to the Karens in Bur- / mah, to the Library of / xxxx." Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 15513

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Title: Personal Narrative of Two Years Imprisonment...

Publisher: John Murray, London

Publication Date: 1862

Binding: Decorative Cloth Hardcover

Illustrator: Illustrated

Book Condition:Ex-library - Fair

Edition: Second Edition

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