Covers have light wear to the outer corners and spine ends. Front inner hinge is starting to split. Front free endpaper has two tears. A few scattered pages have small patches of foxing. Owner names written on two front pages. ; Gilt front cover illustration is bright, with a touch of rubbing. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Settlement Of Rhode Island
Publisher: The Author & Illustrator
Publication Date: 1874
Illustrator: Illustrated by Brown, Walter F.
Book Condition: Good
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description Providence, 1874. Hardcover. Walter F. Brown (illustrator). Oblong quarto [25 cm x 28.5 cm] Blue moire cloth covered boards with a gilt stamped title on the front cover and blind, black ink and gilt stamped decorative designs on the front cover. Good only. The edges of the covers are darkened and rubbed. The underlying boards are exposed occasionally along the edges. There are 1/4 inch losses from the ends of the spine. The front hinge is weak. There is a contemporary owner's name in pencil on the front flyleaf. The rear free endsheet has a large closed tear that measures 4 inches. The pages are lightly foxed. A few pages have a bit more foxing than others. Graphics by The Graphic Co., Photo-Lith. 39& 41 Park Place, N.Y. Seller Inventory # 26416
Book Description CHARLES MILLER, PROVIDENCE, RI, 1874. HARD BACK BLUE. Condition: GOOD++. WALTER F. BROWN (illustrator). Bright gold gilt on cover, nicely illustrrated, general wear, worn corners, rubbed covers, rubbed extremeties, small inscription in pencil from previous owner on front endpaper, some foxing, else, nice! DATE PUBLISHED: 1874 EDITION: UNPAGINATED. Seller Inventory # 074979