1864 · New York
by Valentine, D.T.
New York: Common Council, 1864. Hardcover. 12mo; Poor condition hardcover; Spine red with gold print; Boards in red leather with gold print, spine caps torn away, tattering to corners, worn edges, tearing at hinges, name of owner imprinted on front, shelfwear; Text block has gilt edges, cracked hinges, initial pages coming away from binding, age-toning to paper, foxing, beginning at page 259 there are dark stains at bottom edge sometimes ascending well onto the page or illustration, a check against The Society of Iconophiles "Index" (1906) showed that of the numerous illustrations, some on folded plates, (maps, chromolithographs, engravings, facsimiles, etc.) the frontispiece map and four illustrations are missing, and the illustration at page 50 is present but is in pieces; Spine title: Manual of the Common Council of New-York, 1864; xiv, 856 pages, illustrated (some color).
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Shelved in Netdesk office, in FS box #3. 1317630. FP New Rockville Stock.
(Inventory #: 1317630)