James S. Claxton: Philadelphia, 1867. Hardcover. Very Good. Item #21-0967
7 x 4.5", blue cloth, 447pp, covers worn, extremities bumped and lightly fraying, ex private library with paper spine label and bookplate inside front cover, minor toning and scattered foxing but still a nicely preserved copy of this SCARCE title. The Jews return to Palestine, Napoleon heads a united Europe, dissolution of the Turkish Empire, 1/3 of the trees and grass burned, up, the decline of Romanism into open idolatry, ravages of wild beasts...you know, the usual.