Lot 187 of 600:
Peter Parley's Tales about the State & City of New York  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$120
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Peter Parley's Tales About the State and City of New York

Author:
[Goodrich, Samuel G.]

Place:
New York

Publisher:
Pendleton and Hill

Date:
1832

Description:

[2], vi, (11), 160 pp. Hand-colored folding map frontispiece; woodcut illustrations throughout. 14x11.5 cm (5½x4½") period red leather-backed boards, spine lettered in gilt. First Edition.

Rare title from the Peter Parley series. OCLC WorldCat locates only 16 copies, only 2 of which are in states west of the Atlantic coast.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Some wear to binding, previous owners name on boards and endpapers; map wrinkled and creased; foxing throughout; very good.


 
Item number:
246328
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