The Chronicles of Newgate New Edition

New York: Scribner and Welford, 1884. xii, 596p., illustrations as called for, hardbound in 9x5.7 inch cloth boards titled and decorated in gilt and black. Neatly repaired hinges without "tightback" flaw, matte endsheets show an older tape repair and small torn adhesions, pastedown and ffep bear interesting period bookplates (one a steel-engraved escutcheon), some light pencilled bracketings in margins of text, casing is rubbed and edgeworn with an inch-long split at the head. Spine lettering and decoration remain legible, a good reading copy.

Cat.No: 186660

Price: $40.00