Fords, Howard, 1887, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Fair, Dust Jacket Condition: No, Unstated
A VOLUNTEER SPECIAL. The Volcano Under the City, New York: Fords, Howard and Hulbert, 1887. 12mo, priority unknown here, pp. 350, red cloth boards with black stamped lettering and illustration to spine and front, folding street map, former owner's name on rear flyleaf. Detailed account of the Civil War draft riots, written with the stated intent of helping the city put down the next riot, as though it were impending. Condition of this book: Title page loose, folding map is split at one seam. wear at spine ends, overall fair to good. Size: 12mo. 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: Law & Criminal Studies; United States; 19th century; Antiquarian & Rare. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 54441.