Arkell, 1898, Hardcover (Half Leather), Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No, Unstated
DANIEL VAN PELT. Leslie's History of Greater New York, New York: Arkell Publishing, 1898. Quartos, pp. x, 554; vi, 559; [xiv], 649, marbled boards half-bound with brown morocco with gilt lettering to spines, illustrated plates, some folding, illustrations in text. First volume confined to Manhattan, second covers the outer boroughs, third is a genealogy. Images of bygone architecture, cityscapes and industries, plus portraits of the famous and powerful. Condition of this set: Backstrips worn, pieces missing. Edges rubbed. Clean, tight, no foxing. Size: Quarto. 3-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: Over 3 kilos. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; United States; 19th century; Genealogy & Local History. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 54705.