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[Confederate Imprint] BIENNIAL REPORT OF THE BOARD OF PUBLIC WORKS TO THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF VIRGINIA, 1859-60 & 1860-61. [DOC. No.XVII]

[Confederate Imprint] BIENNIAL REPORT OF THE BOARD OF PUBLIC WORKS TO THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF VIRGINIA, 1859-60 & 1860-61. [DOC. No.XVII]

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[Confederate Imprint] BIENNIAL REPORT OF THE BOARD OF PUBLIC WORKS TO THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF VIRGINIA, 1859-60 & 1860-61. [DOC. No.XVII]

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[Richmond], 1862. Hard Cover. near Very Good binding. Octavo. xxvi, 254, [2], 317 pp. Backed in linen with marbled paper over boards and printed paper title label on the spine. Spine cloth shows wear, particularly at the tail of the spine, but the binding remains sounds. Boards are rubbed at the extremities and corners. Previous owner name on the front free endpaper; scattered and light foxing, otherwise, clean. Uncommon documents on both the turnpikes and railroads in Virginia during the Civil War. Not in Parrish & Willingham. Crandall 2279.

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Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
5097
Title
[Confederate Imprint] BIENNIAL REPORT OF THE BOARD OF PUBLIC WORKS TO THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF VIRGINIA, 1859-60 & 1860-61. [DOC. No.XVII]
Format/binding
Hard Cover
Book condition
Used - near Very Good binding
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Place of Publication
[Richmond]
Date Published
1862
Keywords
Americana|Civil War & Military
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Americana; Civil War & Military;

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About Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA

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Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched... [More]
marbled paper
Decorative colored paper that imitates marble with a veined, mottled, or swirling pattern. Commonly used as the end papers or... [More]
octavo
Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing... [More]
tail
The heel of the spine.
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]

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