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HOOPER, CLARKE and Co.- Salesman's Sample Dummy

HOOPER, CLARKE and Co.- Salesman's Sample Dummy

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HOOPER, CLARKE and Co.- Salesman's Sample Dummy

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  • Hardcover
  • first
VG++/No Jacket as Issued
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About This Item

New York/Chicago: Hooper, Clarke and Co., 1870. HOOPER, CLARKE and Co.- Salesman's Sample Dummy- Hooper, Clarke and Co.-New York/Chicago c1870- 1st Edition- Hardcover;-12mo-VG++/ no dj as issued- 1/2black leather and green cloth- rubbed at spine and extremities but tight and clean- top page edges are gilt- Contents: Frontis of Dickens + title-Complete Works of Charles Dickens (Little Dorrit)-6pp about the books and price- $1.50 a volume in genuine 1/2 morocco!!!!!!, the book selections available: The Waverly Novels, Knight's Half Hours, Charles Dickens Works, Taine's English Literature, George Eliot's Works, Washington Irving's Works, Thackeray's Works, Bulwer Lytton's Works, Alexandre Dumas Works, Gibbon's Roman Empire, Victor Hugo's Works, Guizot's France, Macaulay's England, Green's English People, carlyle's Works, McCarthy's History of Our Times, Plutarch's Lives, Rollins Ancient History, Hume's England, Rawlinson's Monarchies, Rawlinson's Egypt, Rombaud's Russia, Josephus History of the Jews. Binding types, Frontis + tile page Decline and fall of the Roman Empire by Gibbons, 19 plates-gravures one side of page + 12pp of excerpts from some of the volumes- inner and back inside cover-4 samples of leather bindings available- all for the SCARCE Author's Editions.-SEE PHOTOS- Hooper and Clarke desolved their partnership in 1890- Some of the plates were engraved by master engravers J.C. Buttre, Henri Manesse, etc.-Very SCARCE and collectible!- Non-fiction-literature-books-salesman's-sample-dummy-illustrated (2617). 1st Edition. 1/2 Leather & Cloth. VG++/No Jacket as Issued. Illus. by Illustrated. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.


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jakoll CA (CA)
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HOOPER, CLARKE and Co.- Salesman's Sample Dummy
Book Condition
Used - VG++
Jacket Condition
No Jacket as Issued
1st Edition
Hooper, Clarke and Co.
Place of Publication
New York/Chicago
Date Published

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Mansonville, Quebec
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About jakoll

We specialize in Modern 1st Edition, Children's books, Vintage classics, vinyl records, original movie posters, sports cards, comics, postage stamps and coins.We only sell online at this time and have been doing so for over 30 years.


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Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
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