Periscopics; or, Current Subjects Extemporaneously Treated


This antique hardcover book is bound in dark brown cloth boards with decorative etching on the covers and decorative gilt spine lettering. Bookplate on front inner board; writing on front endpaper. Some edgewear to cover, small stain on front. Page edges show some foxing, but most inside pages are clean and unmarked. Contains a variety of short essays written on topics including politics, social issues, literature and prominent individuals of the day. 408 pages; approx. 5"x8".



  • Periscopics; or, Current Subjects Extemporaneously Treated
  • William Elder
  • J.C. Derby, 1854