D. Appleton and Co: NY, 1869. Item #97-8472
Illustr, 11 x 8.25, half leather w/gilt lettering and decoration, raised bands, 644 pp. Covers stained an spotted, corners bumped and worn, light shelfwear, number on spine (no library markings), front inner hinge cracked, scattered spotting and staining, toning, small tears, chipping, text block cracked, a few loose signatures, offsetting, pencil name, bound w/o wrappers, lacking the last supplement else contents good. Stories by Victor Hugo, Jules Verne, Alfred de Musset, article by John Stuart Mill. Supplements feature coal mines, city of New York, art, Suez Canal. Also an engraving of a painting by Frederic Church. INCLUDES TWO NICE ILLUSTRATIONS BY WINSLOW HOMER.