Lot 133 of 221:
Description of Johns Hopkins Hospital 1890  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$660
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Title:
Description of the Johns Hopkins Hospital

Author:
Billings, John S.

Place:
Baltimore

Publisher:
Johns Hopkins Hospital

Date:
1890

Description:

Presentation copy inscribed by the President of the Board of Trustees of Johns Hopkins University, C. Morton Stewart, to local business man, John J. Riordan. Illustrated with 56 plates, including architectural plans and tissue-protected photographs. Large (4to), dark blue cloth boards, gilt-lettered leather spine, leather corners, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. 

Donated by Quill & Brush, Dickerson, MD.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Leather edges rubbed, worn and beginning to split but binding nice and tight, front free marbled endpaper cracked (visible on verso); altogether a good, solid copy with interior fine.


 
Item number:
255000
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