Even-Tide Pencilings

By: Bailey, Henry Mercer

Price: $135.00

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Hartford, Connecticut: F. A. Brown, 1853. Hard to find first edition of this collection of short essays by the librarian of the Young Men's Institute, part of the Wadsworth Atheneum, in Hartford, Connecticut. Topics include books and libraries, nature, religious themes. Dark brown blindstamped cloth with gilt cover lettering, 96 pages. Covers rubbed with light chipping to the corners and spine ends, slight pucker to cloth at bottom of front cover, good hinges, sound text block, name on front free endpaper, additional pencil notes on preliminary blank and on one page within, all writing no later than 1900, pages age-toned with occasional light finger soil, small spot to inner margin of title page.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair/No. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. First Edition.

Title: Even-Tide Pencilings

Author Name: Bailey, Henry Mercer

Categories: Books, Paper, Printing, Publishing, Typography, Connecticut - Its History, Art, Antiques, Etc, Science, Medicine & Nature,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Hartford, Connecticut, F. A. Brown: 1853

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair

Jacket Condition: No

Seller ID: 026193

Keywords: HARTFORD LIBRARY CONNECTICUT NEW ENGLAND WADSWORTH ATHENEUM