Leather bound. Early repair where front cover had broken off. Signed by original owner on title page, "David L. Polk, May 18, 1817." Inscribed on ep "Susan I. Philpot From David L. Polk." Much foxing and yellowing of pages. Cover shows a great deal of wear. Good+. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Seasons: containing Spring, Summer,...
Publisher: Philadelphia, Jacob Johnson, 1808
Publication Date: 1808
Book Description Printed by W. M'Culloch, Published by Jacob Johnson, Philadelphia: ., 1808. pp. l, 166 + 4 full page plates. Dampstain. Foxed. Remains of marbled end papers. Lacks last fly leaf. Early manuscript ownerships of Lucia Badger and Sophia Barlow. Withdrawn and Sold by AAS. 24mo. 140 mm. Original leather binding, worn. Front board very fragile. Original leather spine label, with slight loss. Spine decorated and lettered in gilt. Hardbound. Good. S&S/AI 16312. PAIMP 25. Seller Inventory # ALEX378
Book Description Jacob Johnson, Philadelphia, 1808. Full-Leather. Condition: Good. 156 pages to this nearly two century old edition of this classic Thomson work, with a 50 page preface on the life and works of the author. Some wear, rubbing to boards. Front hinge cracked, but held firmly with cords. Boards have bow, which may straighten over time. Aside from occasional light foxing, overall clean and tight. Please see or request pic. Size: 24mo - 5" - 5¾" Tall. Seller Inventory # 004027