Thursday, July 29, 2010
"Pictorial History of America" by S.G. Goodrich. Published by House and Brown, 1848.
Full leather binding, cover has etched decorative scroll work; spine has gilt lettering and gilt decorations. Cover is edgeworn; gilt on spine is dulled; some foxing of endpapers; owner's name on second endpaper; most pages very bright, foxing is sporadic. Illustrated with engravings. This book is subtitled "Embracing Both the Northern and Southern Portions of the New World." 836 pages, plus appendix on "Aborigines of America."