Putnam, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Fine, Dust Jacket Condition: No, Later
DIEDRICH KNICKERBOCKER (WASHINGTON IRVING). A History of New York in 2 volumes, New York: Putnam's, 1893. Octavos, Van Twiller edition, pp. xvii, 364; xv, 379, white cloth boards with gilt and blue stamped lettering, devices and vignettes to spine and fronts, top edges gilt, extensive illustration by E.W. Kemble in text, plates and historiated initials. Ownership signature on free front endpaper. A Washington Irving classic with one of the 19th century's more prominent illustrators. Condition of these books: Remarkably clean and bright. Bottom edges lightly worn, overall fine. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 2-volume set (complete). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Literature & Literary; United States; 19th century; Antiquarian & Rare. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53790.