Sign In | Register
No image available

A Narrative of the Life of David Crockett of the State of Tennessee, Written by Himself.

by David ("Davy") Crockett

Condition: See description


Cincinnati, OH U.P. James, 1834. Hardcover Reprint Edition (undated). Very Good: shows very light wear to the extremities. The binding leans very slightly off square, but remains perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome copy, showing a couple of minor, unobtrusive flaws. Bright and Clean. Still cose to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (7.5 x 4.5 x 0.7 inches). 211 pages. Foreward by Sarah M. Doughterty, Director of the David Crockett Tavern-Museum. Powder blue cloth over boards with gilt titles at the front panel. Reprint Edition (undated). FACSIMILE COPY OF THE ORIIGNAL EDITION. Reprint of the first edition, written in 1830, kept at least at ther time of publication in the David Crockett Tavern-Museum in Morristown, Tennessee and published in 1834 by U.P. James of Cincinnati. Language: English. Weight: 9.5 ounces. Hardback: No DJ 'as issued'.
  • Seller: Black Cat Hill Books US (US)
  • Seller Inventory #: 50729
  • Title: A Narrative of the Life of David Crockett of the State of Tennessee, Written by Himself.
  • Author: David ("Davy") Crockett
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: Reprint Edition (undated).
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: U.P. James,
  • Place: Cincinnati, OH
  • Date published: 1834.
  • Bookseller catalogs: Americana: Western; American Heritage;

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!)




Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:
facsimile
An exact copy of an original work. In books, it refers to a copy or reproduction, as accurate as possible, of an original source...[more]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]
reprint
Any printing of a book which follows the original edition. By definition, a reprint is not a first edition....[more]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers.The cloth is stretched ove...[more]
remainder
Book(s) which are sold at a very deep discount to alleviate publisher overstock. Often, though not always, they have a remainder...[more]
First Edition
In collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in cases ...[more]

$19.60

$3.99 shipping to USA

More shipping options >




A Brief History of Miniature Books

Collecting Miniature Books

Teeny, tiny, beautiful books...the world of miniature books is one that involves a lot of imagination and craftsmanship. Dive in and see!

RIP (Please) George Romero: Modern Master of Zombie Horror

RIP (Please) George Romero: Modern Master of Zombie Horror

George Romero co-wrote and directed Night of the Living Dead in 1968, a film that inspired the modern zombie craze and made an indelible mark on American cinema. Come this way, horror fan...


Trustpilot