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"The North American Reader" by Lyman Cobb and More Nonfiction Books

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Title and Author/Editor The North American Reader (Lyman Cobb), An Universal Etymological English Dictionary (Nathan Bailey), The Boston School Compendium of Natural and Experimental Philosophy (Richard Green Parker), The Underground Railroad (William Still), American Lecturers and Humorists (Melville D. Landon), Cyclopædia of Universal History Vol. II Part I (John Clark Ridpath), La clef de la corespondance commerciale anglaise, française et espagnole (J.-B. L’Hermite)
Genre Biography, Autobiography and Memoirs, Dictionaries and Encyclopedia, History, Literary and Classic, Philosophy, Poetry
Binding Hardcover, Leather, One quarter leather with marbled boards, Cloth on board
Publisher or Printer Desilver, Thomas, & Co., Ve Baudry, Jordan & Wiley, The Saalfield Publishing Company, The Jones Brothers Publishing Co.
Publication Year 1846, 1906, 1885, 1836, 1857
Period Mid to Late 19th Century, Early 20th Century, Antique
Place of Publication Paris, Boston, New York, Cincinnati, Philadelphia
Edition Statement Third Edition
Language English, French
Complete Set No
Volumes II Part I
Number of Books 7


- shaken and loose bindings with detached pages; splitting gutters to several; bumped corners and edges; chips and tears to backstrips; several detached and missing backstrips; loose and cracked hinges with several detached and/or missing boards; red rot to leather-bound books; frayed edges and corners of clothbound books; rubbed boards with stains and areas of discoloration; gilt loss; page toning throughout with areas of foxing, dampstaining, and mold; chipped, torn, and missing pages; personalized bookplates and ink inscriptions to endpapers of several; not checked for complete pagination.


2.75" W x 9.75" H x 7.0" D

- measures one.

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