Friday, July 15, 2011

Knickerbocker's History of New York: SOLD



"A History of New York, from the Beginning of the World to the End of the Dutch Dynasty" by Washington Irving (Diedrich Knickerbocker). Published by G.P. Putnam and Son. 1867, "Sunnyside" edition. Complete in one volume.

Gilt lettering and design on spine, two steel engravings illustrate the frontispiece. Some cover soil and to the top edge, corners bumped. Interior text is very clean and bright. Previous owner's name on front endpaper.