By: KEMPT, Robert , MILLER , Joe
London, ADAMS AND FRANCIS: 1865
Edition: 2nd Edition
Seller ID: 6633
Binding: Hard Back
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. Boa... View More...