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Encyclopaedia of Chronology, Historical and Biographical

by Woodward, B. B. And William L. R. Cates

First Edition

Price: $75.00
from: Rose's Books, IOBA

  • Seller Inventory #: LL-b1011-02
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Very Good
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Lee and Shepard Publishers
  • Place: Boston
  • Date published: 1872

Boston: Lee and Shepard Publishers, 1872. First edition. 1487 p. A massive encyclopedia containing entries including alliances, wars, battles, sieges, and peace treaties, geographical discoveries, the settlement of colonies and their subsequent stories, history, science, inventions, and biographical sketches of prominent men of the world. Moderate shelf wear. Green pebblecloth boards with gilt lettering. 1874 bookplate from the Sturgis Library on Cape Cod, the oldest library building in the country. Hinges weak. Very good.. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library.