Sign In | Register
An Address on Temperance by  William E Channing - 1st Edition - 1837 - from Brass DolphinBooks and Biblio.com

An Address on Temperance

by Channing, William E

Condition: Fair/No Jacket


Boston: Weeks, Jordan and Company, 1837. Book. Fair. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Binding has spine chip, major corner bump, pencil eraser size splotch back cover. Exterior hinging looks decent. Inscription penciled first end sheet and this sheet and pastedown have speckling and foxing. Lots of foxing is present throughout, though mercifully text is supple and not chipped or dog eared. The major flaw, worthy of restoration is a gap at the last gutter (twixt last endsheet and pastedown) for some reason, unusually, it affects interior only, outside is fine. From the original collectors notes "Delivered on the request of the Council of Massachusetts Temperance Society, at The Odeon Boston, February 28, 1837 , the day appointed for the simultaneous meeting of the friends of Temperance throughout the world.".
  • Bookseller: Brass DolphinBooks US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 6364
  • Title: An Address on Temperance
  • Author: Channing, William E
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Fair
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Edition: 1st Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Weeks, Jordan and Company
  • Place: Boston
  • Date published: 1837
  • Keywords: WILLIAM ELLERY CHANNING, UNITARIAN, UNITARIANISM
  • Bookseller catalogs: Americana;
  • Subjects: HISTORY / Americas (North, Central, South, West Indies);


Reviews

Review this book (Want a chance to win $50? Log-in or create an account first!) (You'll be automatically entered for a chance to win $50!)



Help & frequently asked questions


Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:
Fair
is a worn book that has complete text pages (including those with maps or plates) but may lack endpapers, half-title, etc....[more]
gutter
The inside margin of a book, connecting the pages to the joints near the binding.
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...[more]

$60.00

$4.75 shipping to USA

More shipping options >




Nebula Award Winners of the 1970s

Collecting Nebula Award Winners of the 1970s

The Nebula Award has been awarded to stories in the Science Fiction and Fantasy genre every year since 1966. Learn about the winners of the 1970s!

Collecting Dr. Seuss Books and Ephemera

Collecting Dr. Seuss

Whether you are into the pricey first editions or interesting Seussiana ephemera, this is a good starting point for building a book collection based on Dr. Seuss


Trustpilot