Mabie, Hamilton Wright, William Wilfred Birdsall, and Edward Everett Hale
Title [Salesman's Dummy] The Library of American History, Literature and Biography
Book Condition Very Good with no dust jacket
Publisher Chicago, Ill. W. S. Reeve Publishing Co. 1904
Seller ID 2078
Brown cloth, eagle and gilt lettering on front, image of spine on rear, decorative tan endpapers, facsimile of spine label inside front cover, specification sheet tipped on to front flyleaf, title plate in color followed by textual title page, many additional illustrations on plates, a few with colored borders, order forms at rear. 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 and a few blank pages for filler, 100+ pages in all. Uncommon thus.; 7-3/4" x 10-1/4"; Covers rubbed with loss to gilt, binding cocked and hinges tender but holding, some order form pages removed, others with orders listed.