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The Inter Ocean Curiosity Shop for the Year 1888

by Mac Millan, Thomas C., Editor

First Edition

Price: $25.00
from: Rose's Books, IOBA


  • Seller Inventory #: LL-b908-03
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Near Fine
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Inter Ocean Publishing Company
  • Place: Chicago
  • Date published: 1889
  • Keywords: CAPE COD CANAL FUGITIVE SLAVE LAW HOOSATONIC TUNNEL RAINBOWS

Chicago: Inter Ocean Publishing Company, 1889. First edition. 8vo. Cloth. 174 p. + index. A compendium of answers to questions about history, biography, politics, religions, the arts, the sciences, nature, and more. Examples of articles include the Fugitive Slave Law, Cape Cod Ship Canal, the Hoosatonic Tunnel, storms, electricity, lead, electro-plating, artificial rainbows, Russia, France, Siberia, Rome, liquor manufacture and consumption, population, lepers, Fanny Kemble, and some 2,000 other topics. Very minor edgewear. Near fine.. First Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.