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The Poetic Story of the Hero of the Ocean.  Christopher Columbus From His Birth to Life's Crowning Achievement - The Discovery of America  [SCARCE] by  Rev. Horace Stillman - First Edition - 1893 - from Monroe Bridge Books, SNEAB Member (SKU: 007728)

The Poetic Story of the Hero of the Ocean. Christopher Columbus From His Birth to Life's Crowning Achievement - The Discovery of America [SCARCE]

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The Poetic Story of the Hero of the Ocean. Christopher Columbus From His Birth to Life's Crowning Achievement - The Discovery of America [SCARCE]

by Stillman, Rev. Horace

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  • Hardcover
  • First
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About This Item

New York: Self Published - Press of J. J. Little & Co., 1893. 71pp, printed on fine glossy paper, bound in illustrated blue cloth, gilt still bright, binding tight. Inner front hinge cracked, but holding. The frontis has the tissue guard intact, with a total of five plates. SCARCE Poetic Story. NO LABELS, INSCRIPTIONS, NOR MARKINGS, occasional light foxing.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good to Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.

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Bookseller
Monroe Bridge Books, SNEAB Member US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
007728
Title
The Poetic Story of the Hero of the Ocean. Christopher Columbus From His Birth to Life's Crowning Achievement - The Discovery of America [SCARCE]
Author
Stillman, Rev. Horace
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good to Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Self Published - Press of J. J. Little & Co.
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1893
Keywords
Christopher Columbus Poem
Bookseller catalogs
POETRY;
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Terms of Sale

Monroe Bridge Books, SNEAB Member

***Prompt, friendly service, with all books carefully packed*** All orders shipped via the United States Postal Service. We will be happy to give you a quote on International shipping rates. Shipping costs may increase with heavy or oversized books. Any special requests will be billed at actual or estimated cost. MASS Residents, please add 6.25% sales tax. Returns accepted with prior approval, within 10 days of receipt of book, if book not as described. email - monroe.bridge.books@gmail.com, or call - 413 743-2131

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Monroe Bridge Books, SNEAB Member

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cracked
In reference to a hinge or a book's binding, means that the glue which holds the opposing leaves has allowed them to separate,...[more]
First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in...[more]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
hinge
The portion of the book closest to the spine that allows the book to be opened and closed.
tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack 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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