J.H. Colton, 1855, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No, Unstated
S.G. GOODRICH. Comprehensive Geography and History, New York: J.H. Colton, 1855. Quarto, pp. 272, 7 (ads), blind-stamped lettering and decoration to spine, faded gilt lettering and decoration to front, edges marbled, numerous hand-colored maps, former ownership information on front flyleaf. Sabin 27894. Although this is a world geography, more than half the book relates to America. Condition of this book: Covers darkened, rubbed at edges, small repair at head of spine. Endpages stained but internal leaves clean, no foxing, one gather loose. Size: Quarto. 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: 1-2 kilos. Category: Travel & Places; 19th century; Antiquarian & Rare. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 54359.