Hidden Treasures


This antique hardcover book is bound in blue decorative cloth boards. The front has an intricate etched title design in red, with gilt spine lettering and red etched spine decorations. Spotting to cover; browned pages, wear and soil.. Illustrated with engravings, this book tells the story of Americans who succeeded in life through hard work, grit and ambition, such as P.T. Barnum, John Jacob Astor, Thomas Edison, Abraham Lincoln and others. 512 pages; approx. 6"x8".



  • HIDDEN TREASURES; OR, WHY SOME SUCCEED WHILE OTHERS FAIL
  • H.A. Lewis, editor
  • Wright Publishing House, 1892