La Fevre, Benjamin
Title [Salesman's Dummy] Campaign of '84. Biographies of S. GROVER CLEVELAND, the Democratic Candidate for President, and THOMAS A. HENDRICKS, the Democratic Candidate for Vice-President, with a Description of the Leading Issues and the Proceedings of the National Convention, Together with a History of the Political Parties of the United States: Comparisons of Platforms on All Important Questions, and Political Tables for Ready Reference.
Book Condition Fair with no dust jacket
Edition First Edition
Publisher San Francisco, Cal. J. Dewing & Co. 1884
Seller ID 2008
Brown cloth, black decorations and lettering front, rear and spine, additional gilt lettering rear, double frontispiece portraits of both candidates. Salesman's Sample of this title with selected pages taken from the full version. The title page, portraits and contents pages are present as are selected pages from each segment of the text, approximately 110 pages in all. ; 6.25 x 9.25"; Both hinges cracked, binding solid (probably once completely detached and glued back together by a prior owner), bumped corners, some rubbing and wear though generally bright covers, lacks rear endpaper and order forms (last page is descriptive ad for this title), text block remains together as originally bound, scattered light foxing to a few pages and some additional toning to pages, remnants of a piece of blank paper covering part of the inside front board, no writing or tears.