Harper and Brothers, 1903, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Near Fine, Dust Jacket Condition: No, First
THOMAS A. JANVIER. The Dutch Founding of New York, New York: Harper and Brothers, 1903. Octavo, first edition, pp. iv, 218, blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine and front, top edge gilt, other edges untrimmed, illustrated plates, double-page map. BAL 10859. An attempt to supplant Washington Irving's jovial Knickerbockers with actual human beings. Condition of this book: Light rubbing at corners and spine ends, overall near fine. 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: History; United States; 1900-1920; Antiquarian & Rare. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 54486.