Picturesque Maine

By: Sweetser, M.F.

Price: $65.00

Quantity: 1 available


65 pp + 23 sepia photographs. Assumed 1st. A lovely book, with some history, "modern" facts (circa 1880) and wonderful crisp photographic plates of the Pine Tree State. Charming decorated chapter headings and floral tail pieces. Brown embossed ribbed cloth with briliant Victorian gilt to the cover, corners and edges bit rubbed, spine tips fraying, first hinge cracked, back hinge starting, 1884 owner's inscription and his notations of birth and date dates of Thoreau, Emerson, etc. at the introduction. Bit of foxing and age to the pages but otherwise clean and nice. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Title: Picturesque Maine

Author Name: Sweetser, M.F.

Categories: History: U.S. & North America,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Portland, ME, Chisholm Brothers: 1880

Binding: Decorative Cloth

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 001136

Keywords: New England,