1933 · Portland, ME
[Thomas Boreman's] magnum opus, the Gigantick Histories, the first of which appeared in 1740 . . . eventually reached a total of ten volumes in 1743 and were deservedly popular."
From the cophon: "Two hundred and fifty copies of this book have been printed by Fred Antheonsen, at The Soutworth Press, Portland, Maine, U.S.A., November 1933."
This limited edition is => signed by the author on the colophon page.
Provenance: Small book label of Kathryn Ida Hill Rickard on front pastedown. Quarter black cloth with yellow marbled paper sides, gilt lettering to spine and black and white label to front board; edges lightly rubebd. Provenance as above; interior slightly age-toned, finger-smudge on copyright page. Unopened. (Inventory #: 38577)