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Picturesque Rhode Island. Pen and Pencil Sketches of the scenery and history of its cities, towns and hamlets, and of men who have made them Famous by  Wilfred H Munro - 1881 - from Mare Booksellers (SKU: 010619)

Picturesque Rhode Island. Pen and Pencil Sketches of the scenery and history of its cities, towns and hamlets, and of men who have made them Famous

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Picturesque Rhode Island. Pen and Pencil Sketches of the scenery and history of its cities, towns and hamlets, and of men who have made them Famous

by Munro, Wilfred H

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Providence: J.A. and R.A. Reid, Publishers, 1881. Cloth. Good. Red cloth, with illustrations and titling in gilt. Quarto. 304 pp., plus 95 pp. of ads for various local businesses, some illustrated. Black and white illustrations throughout. All maps present as called for. A history of Rhode Island and its cities, including its discovery and early explorations, as well as basic histories of Newport, Bristol, Providence, Cumberland, Warwick and others. GOOD condition. Heavy offsetting, fading and mottling to the cloth. Some dampstaining. Minor soiling. Extremities scuffed and worn. Spine heavily faded to white. Minor scattered foxing and soiling throughout. Large fold-out map misfolded and creased, with a large tear along one edge. Several other of the maps with tearing, some rather long.

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Bookseller Inventory #
010619
Title
Picturesque Rhode Island. Pen and Pencil Sketches of the scenery and history of its cities, towns and hamlets, and of men who have made them Famous
Author
Munro, Wilfred H
Format/binding
Cloth
Book condition
Used - Good
Quantity available
1
Publisher
J.A. and R.A. Reid, Publishers
Place of Publication
Providence
Date published
1881
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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]
quarto
The term quarto is used to describe a page or book size. A printed sheet is made with four pages of text on each side, and the...[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]
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