Item #24905 A Dictionary of Biography; Comprising the Most Eminent Characters of All Ages, Nations, and Professions. R. A. Davenport.

A Dictionary of Biography; Comprising the Most Eminent Characters of All Ages, Nations, and Professions

Exeter: J & B. Williams, 1839.

First American Edition, with Numerous Additions, Corrections, and Improvements. Hardcover. Octavo. 527 pages, [1]. Illustrated with portrait sketches in text. Brownish marbled paper covered boards with leather corner tips and leather spine. Leather is dry, cracked, and chipped on the spine with a large missing section. Leather title label mostly chipped off. Board edges rubbed. A front blank end paper may have been removed. Hinges slightly cracked. Light toning to the text. A fair or better copy. Fair. Item #24905

Price: $40.00

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