THE AMERICAN JOE MILLER A Collection of Yankee Wit and Humour

By: KEMPT, Robert , MILLER , Joe

Price: £27.50

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good +


Small H/b.Embossed brown cloth boards with bevelled edges and gilt titles to spine. Original brown endpapers. 226pp + 4 contemporary adverts. Collection of over 700 anecdotes, sayings, proverbs and similes which illustrate the humour and wit of mid 19th century America. First published in Jan 1865 this is the second edition published in June and contains opinions of the press. Good+ (book- no previous owner name or insc. pages a little browned, 25mm professionally repaired tear to review page. One section a little proud but not loose and binding generally sound with no cracks to endpapers. Boards shelf soiled comensurate with age and gilt titles to spine a little dulled. No significant wear to cloth). Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale.

Title: THE AMERICAN JOE MILLER A Collection of Yankee Wit and Humour

Author Name: KEMPT, Robert , MILLER , Joe

Categories: Topography, Humour, Anthology / Miscellany,

Edition: 2nd Edition

Publisher: London, ADAMS AND FRANCIS: 1865

Binding: Hard Back

Book Condition: Good +

Size: 170x115mm Approx

Seller ID: 6633

Keywords: 19TH C. AMERICAN WIT & HUMOUR ANTHOLOGY / MISCELLANY , ANECDOTES, JOKES, SMALL H/B 1865 ADAMS FRANCIS PUBLISHER,