A.P. Pitkin: Hartford, 1887. Hardcover. Very Good. Item #21-2921
Illus., foldout maps, 10.5 x 7", 3/4 green leather, gilt dec, gilt ruled raised bands, gilt dec panels, gilt lettering, 325pp. Leather scuffed/scraped, extremities worn, boards worn and rubbed, corners bumped and worn, top page edges spotted, front inner hinge and textblock cracked, light toning else contents good to very good condition. One of the descendants, Horace T. Pitkin, was a missionary in China and was killed in the Boxer Uprising in 1900. SCARCE. FIRST EDITION.