By: Bryant, William Cullen and John A. Hows (Illustration)
New York, W. A. Townsend & Company: 1860
Edition: First Edition
Seller ID: 18474
Condition: Very Good+
Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; Large 8vo in publisher's decorative leather binding. Stippled brown leather with rectilinear border and corner pieces stamped in black. Decorative title design in gilt to center of both boards. Spine in six compartments with raised bands; devices and ruling to spine in blind and lettering in gilt. Bord edges and turn in gilt tooled. All edges gilt. Pages printed rectos only, each with a striking woodcut view or border illustration by Hows. Illustrated half-title page; endpages marbled. Pattern to leather rubbed flat at corners. Foxing to first and last two lea... View More...