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William Makepeace Thackeray Roundabout Papers U.S. First Edition 1863

William Makepeace Thackeray Roundabout Papers U.S. First Edition 1863

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Author:William Makepeace Thackeray

 

Title: Roundabout Papers

 

Year of Publication: 1863

 

Edition: US first edition

 

Publisher: Harper & Brothers New York

 

 

Condition of the Binding:

 

The Roundabout Papers has its original binding that are now faded with areas that show what the purple boards would have looked like over 150 years ago.  The spine with the gilt lettering is now faded and the gilt is barely legible, with knocks to the top and bottom of the spine. visible and it is rare to find this US first edition book with its original binding. A Very Good + original binding for a book of this age.

 

 

Condition of the Pages:

 

There are 292 numbered pages with a Harper & Brothers’ 8-page catalogue to the end of the book. The Roundabout Papers has been superbly illustrated throughout by the Cornhill Magazine illustrators of the day. The pages are in overall Very Good + condition being exceptionally clean with only light age toning and a name in pencil to one of the blank preliminary pages.

 

 

Enlarged Images:

 

William Makepeace Thackeray Roundabout Papers U.S. First Edition 1863 Front Board
William Makepeace Thackeray Roundabout Papers U.S. First Edition 1863 Spine
William Makepeace Thackeray Roundabout Papers U.S. First Edition 1863 Back Board
William Makepeace Thackeray Roundabout Papers U.S. First Edition 1863 Front Endpapers
William Makepeace Thackeray Roundabout Papers U.S. First Edition 1863 Frontispiece
William Makepeace Thackeray Roundabout Papers U.S. First Edition 1863 Title Page
William Makepeace Thackeray Roundabout Papers U.S. First Edition 1863 Inside Image 3
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