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STORY OF ONE HUNDRED YEARS by Daniel B. Shepp - 1st Edition-1st Printing - 1900 - from jakoll (SKU: 3434)

STORY OF ONE HUNDRED YEARS

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STORY OF ONE HUNDRED YEARS

by Daniel B. Shepp

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  • Hardcover
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Near FINE+/No Jacket as Issued
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Philadelphia: Globe Bible Publishing, 1900. STORY OF ONE HUNDRED YEARS- Daniel B. Shepp- Illustrated- Globe Bible Publishing-Philadelphia- 1900-1st Edition-1st Printing- Association Copy from Library of Frances Hopkins- Hardcover:- 4to-Near FINE/no dj as issued- Original blue green cloth with multicolor illustrated boards and gilt outlines- 'A Matchless Record of the Greatest Century of Historic Time'- Profusely illustrated from historic paintings and engravings and from special drawings made expressly for this work-631 pages. Thick quarto ( 4to-over 9 3/4 "-12"); gilt-pictorial blue cloth. a bright copy. First edition of this compendium of a century's history, with great emphasis on the United States. The book has a splendid pictorial cover. About 130 full b/w illustrations. Interior very clean. Very little wear to boards. 631 pages.-SEE PHOTOS- Solid collectible copy- Frances Anne Hopkins, (2 February 1838 – 5 March 1919), daughter of Frederick William Beechey was born in England and had a talent for painting. In 1858, she married a Hudson's Bay Company official, Edward Hopkins, whose work took him to North America. She accompanied him and travelled extensively by canoe along some of the most important fur trading routes. While travelling, she sketched extensively and thereby recorded an interesting aspect of Canadian history. Her best-known works are several large paintings made from her sketches. They show voyageurs and their canoes with her husband and herself in with the paddlers. Hopkins returned to England in 1870 where she lived until her death. Many of her paintings are part of the collection of the National Library and Archives of Canada. In 1988, a stamp was issued featuring one of her paintings and an inset sepia photograph of the artist. Non-fiction-history-USA-world-100 years-1801-1900-illustrated (3434) Overseas shipping has added costs due to size and weight of book. Please inquire. . 1st Edition-1st Printing. Illustrated Cloth. Near FINE+/No Jacket as Issued. Illus. by Illustrated. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Association Copy.

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On Jul 2 2018, a reader said:
I would love to read this work.Its from an almost explorer type point of view.Canoeing around the Hudson River.I would love this copy as would anyone who could appreciate such an early view from an unbiased civilian in their travel of early American life.

Details

Bookseller
jakoll CA (CA)
Bookseller Inventory #
3434
Title
STORY OF ONE HUNDRED YEARS
Author
Daniel B. Shepp
Illustrator
Illustrated
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near FINE+
Jacket condition
No Jacket as Issued
Edition
1st Edition-1st Printing
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Globe Bible Publishing
Place of Publication
Philadelphia
Date published
1900
Keywords
Non-fiction-history-USA-world-100 Years-1801-1900-illustrated

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We specialize in Modern 1st Edition, Children's books, Vintage classics, vinyl records, original movie posters, sports cards, comics, postage stamps and coins.We only sell online at this time and have been doing so for over 30 years.

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