The Reveries of a Bachelor; Illustrated

By: Mitchell, Donald G.

Price: $30.00 USD

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good

Original fine maroon cloth wth intricate gilt decoration and colour seaside pictorial pastedown on boards. Date taken from author's facsimile signature, but no publishing date given. Internet states Preface is same as first edition of 1850. The artist, Darley, was so well-respected for his detailed drawings that he was commissioned to illlustrate banknotes, in order to discoourage counterfeiters. A very popular book in its early days. After Mitchell's copyright expired in 1893, several unauthorized versions appeared. This is probably one of them. Altemus makes beautiful books ! Page turndowns corrected. 306 pp. No names or damage.

Title: The Reveries of a Bachelor; Illustrated

Author Name: Mitchell, Donald G.

Illustrator: Darley

Categories: Meditations,

Publisher: Philadelphia, Henry Altemus Company: 1892

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Size: 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall

Seller ID: 002955

Keywords: NOISBN Fiction. Meditation.