History of the City of New York: Its Origin, Rise, and Progress.

LAMB, Martha J.

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Price: $1,000.00

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(+)
Language: English
Type: Books

Book ID: 241325

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Hello. Many thanks for the 2 volumes which arrived this morning. They are outstanding examples of this scarce chess periodical and I am very pleased with them. - Michael C.
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