Sign In | Register
Sketches and Statistics of Cincinnati in 1851 by Charles Cist - Hardcover - First edition - 1851 - from Midway Used and Rare Books and

Sketches and Statistics of Cincinnati in 1851

by Charles Cist

Condition: good

Cincinnati: Wm. H. Moore & Co. Publishers, 1851. First edition. Hardcover. good. octavol.(8" x 5 1/2") Blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. (Some sunning to spine.) 353pp. Engravings and illustations. Former library copy. Small piece missing at bottom of spine.


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!)


Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:
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]
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf. A...[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]
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers.The cloth is stretched ove...[more]


$6.00 shipping to USA

More shipping options >

Harlem Renaissance

Collecting the Harlem Renaissance

One of the most influential - and certainly most iconic - cultural revolutions in American history, the Harlem Renaissance offers a compelling repertoire for both seasoned and novice book collectors. We've put together a beautiful gallery of high points to help start your collection here.

Cleaning and repairing leather books

Cleaning and repairing leather books

Wondering how to take care of the leather books in your collection? Renowned book care expert Bern Marcowitz explains how and when to clean and repair leather books.