Notes of Travel and Life

New York: Privately Printed, 1854. First. hardcover. 288pp. 8vo, original blind-stamped cloth with gilt spine, spine ends and edges of corners worn, cloth lightly soiled, pages 31-53 chipped on bottom margins, scattered light foxing to margins. New York: Published for the Authors, 1854. good.

A series of 52 letters written by two women who financed their travels by being subscription booksellers. The authors traveled in 1853 from New York State to North Carolina. Letters 26 through 50 are from Richmond, Petersburg, Norfolk, and Raleigh. Howes M-513. Clark III:361. Sabin 47798.

Price: $150.00

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