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Life on the Lakes: Being Tales and Sketches Collected Duing a Trip to the Pictured Rocks of Lake Superior by  Chandler Robbins] [Gilman - Hardcover - 1836 - from James Cummins Bookseller and Biblio.com

Life on the Lakes: Being Tales and Sketches Collected Duing a Trip to the Pictured Rocks of Lake Superior

by [Gilman, Chandler Robbins]

Condition: Original brown diced cloth. Some spotting to edges and first and last leaves, minor small losse to heads of spines. Nice set


New York: George Dearborn, 1836. Lithographic frontispieces. 270; 275 pp. Printed by Satcherd and Adams, Gold Street. 2 vols. 8vo. Original brown diced cloth. Some spotting to edges and first and last leaves, minor small losse to heads of spines. Nice set. Lithographic frontispieces. 270; 275 pp. Printed by Satcherd and Adams, Gold Street. 2 vols. 8vo. Narrative describing a trip to Ohio and Michigan and return via Chicago. Sabin 57814; Howes G185, "aa"; Buck 287; Rusk Literature of the Middle Western Frontier



  • Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 314455
  • Title: Life on the Lakes: Being Tales and Sketches Collected Duing a Trip to the Pictured Rocks of Lake Superior
  • Author: [Gilman, Chandler Robbins]
  • Format/binding:Lithographic frontispieces. 270; 275 pp. Printed by Satcherd and Adams, Gold Street. 2 vols. 8vo
  • Book condition: Used - Original brown diced cloth. Some spotting to edges and first and last leaves, minor small losse to heads of spines. Nice set
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: George Dearborn
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1836
  • Keywords: Americana
  • Bookseller catalogs: Americana;


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