By: M., The Arkansas Correspondent of the Louisville Journa (Flournoy, Mathew)
New York, D. Appleton & Co.: 1851
Edition: First Edition
Seller ID: 26073
Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Book is quite nice save a darker area to the brown embossed cloth at left side of front cover only and wear to tips of top corners. Gilt is still intact on spine and book is very tightly bound with no cracking to hinges, either front or back. Pages are very clean with no foxing. The only fault internally is scant evidence of the front free endpaper having been torn out, but the next blank page is of the same paper, so it's not terribly noticable. The author was a newspaperman who wrote dispatches from all over the world beginning with England and then off to Cairo and Thebes, Mt. Sanai, Arabi... View More...