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Picturesque America - Volume II Division VI (Volume 6 of 6 only)

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Picturesque America - Volume II Division VI (Volume 6 of 6 only)

by William Cullen Bryant

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  • Hardcover
  • First
Condition
Collectible; VG
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About This Item

D. Appleton and Company, 1872. This large hardcover book is Very Good Plus; being square and tight. This is one of the volumes of the relatively rare six volume set published in cloth. Normally you see this in a two volume set. The boards are Very Good with minor scuffs to the edges and moderate wear to the points and extremities of the spine. The boards are still suprisingly pleasant for their age; the front board having a muted angled mark at the lower quarter. The gilt on the front board and spine are pristine. The gilt edged block is Fine with very little toning. The pages have no markings or folds. There is a dampstain to the lower corner of each page intruding a bit upon the text and plates. The front gutter is pristine and the rear gutter is just beginning to crack but very strong. The steel plates are printed on top quality heavy paper. The wood block illustrations are remarkable in their detail. This volume is filled with scenes of America of the day from the natural to the man-made. It was personally edited by William Cullens Bryant in every detail. (BAL 1732).. HARDCOVER. Collectible; VG. First Edition.

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Bookseller
Southron Books, LLC US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
003574
Title
Picturesque America - Volume II Division VI (Volume 6 of 6 only)
Author
William Cullen Bryant
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Collectible; VG
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
D. Appleton and Company
Date published
1872
Keywords
American Art
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First Edition
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fine
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gutter
The inside margin of a book, connecting the pages to the joints near the binding.
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gilt
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