Our Artist in Cuba

This hard cover book has a purple cover with gilt lettering on the front and spine of the cover. There is a light stain at top of text block, the spine is faded and the upper cover edges are showing wear, general wear and soil. A wonderful book of illustrations from George Carlton, originally from the book "The Sketch Book of a Traveller." Drawings on wood of native life in Cuba, done in a cartoon-esque style. Titles of a few of the 50 illustrations include, "Shopping in Havana," "Sea-baths in Havana," "At the Cafe Lourve," and "The Wicked Flea of Cuba." 4" x 6" with 50 pages.

  • Geo W. Carleton
  • Carleton Publishers, 1865