Purple cloth with blindstamped border design and gold-stamped design on the spine and the front. Lightly bumped at the corners and the spine tips. Sporadic light foxing and small spotting. Pencil inscription on the flyleaf. No other markings. 156pp. 8 plates. Nice little decorative Victorian-Era book. Codice inventario libreria
Titolo: The Peddler's Boy; or, "I'll Be Somebody." ...
Casa editrice: J. B. Lippincott & Co.
Data di pubblicazione: 1861
Condizione libro: G+
Descrizione libro Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott & Co, 1865. Copyright 1851. 156 pages. Frontispiece, extra engraved titlepage, 6 plates. 6x4.75", purple cloth, gold stamped spine, blind stamped boards. Peddlers & Peddling, story set in Meadville, dad loses shirt, Samuel goes to work in cotton factory, Thanksgiving & Fourth of July provide opportunities to resist temptation, porter in flour store, bookkeeper in large firm, partner, state senator. Cover soiled, many mostly marginal pencil scribbles, text soiled, shaken, fair. Codice articolo 54991