Funk & Wagnalls, 1883, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No, First
MARTHA J. LAMB. Wall Street in History, New York: Funk & Wagnalls, 1883. Tall, thin octavo, first edition, pp. 95, red cloth boards with gilt lettering and finance metaphors stamped into front, blind-stamped decorative borders to front and back, all edges gilt, illustrated, ownership signature on a front blank. Covers the days when there were actual boiler rooms, not the figurative scam operations, and big shade trees on Wall Street. Condition of this book: Covers have small stains, chips; spine discolored. Minor dampstain at top edge touches most leaves, inoffensive with text unaffected. Overall good and sound. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 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: Under 1 kilo. Category: Business, Finance & Marketing; United States; 19th century; Antiquarian & Rare. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 54257.