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Title:Reminiscences of Foreign Travel: A Fragment of Autobiography (SIGNED COPY)
Price:GBP£50.00 (about USD$67.90)
Signed:By Author
Item ID:B009-2904
Publisher:privately published, Boston, MA, 1894
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Condition:Very Good
Dust Jacket:No
privately published, 1894, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No, First, Inscribed by Author

inscribed on front free endpaper by the author, Robert C. Winthrop, senator, lawyer, philanthropist and one time Speaker of the House of Representatives with the words: "Admiral Geo. T. S. Winthrop with the kind regards of his friend & cousin Robt. C. Winthrop." brown endpapers. Contains accounts of the eminent persons met by Winthrop in the course of his foreign travels among whom were Michael Faraday; Sir Robert Peel; Sir William Molesworth; the Duke of Wellington; Stanley; Wordsworth; Wilberforce; Browning & the Prince of Wales. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 104 pages. some marks to front cover;. Previous owner's name ink-stamped on front endpaper: "C. W. M. Swithinbank". (Charles Winthrop Molesworth Swithinbank, the British glaciologist & polar specialist, was a descendant of Admiral George S Winthrop the cousin of Robert C Winthrop). Top edge gilt - bright, rich condition. Gilt titles front & spine. green cloth with blind-stamped double outer borders front & rear.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Biography & Autobiography; American History; History; Famous People; 19th century; Travel & Places. Inscribed by Author. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 2904.
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