History of the City of New York: Its Origin, Rise, and Progress.
Place Published: New York
Publisher: A. S. Barnes
Date Published: 1877
Description: Many engraved plates and text engravings. 2 volumes, handsomely bound in 4. Small 4to, 3/4 blue morocco over marbled boards, gilt decorated spines, marbled boards, top edge gilt. New York: A.S. Barnes, (1877, 1880). First Editions. Some light wear to joints, still a very good(+) attractive set.
Comments: At the time of its publication, this work was reputed to be "the most complete history ever published of any city in the world." Kunitz and Haycraft, p. 447. Nestler 848.Binding: hardcover
Condition: very good(+)
Book ID: 241325