Search our Shelves

 
Philadelphia Rare Books & Manuscripts Company - Early Printed Books, Substantive Manuscripts, U.S. and Latin Americana, Mexico & New World Languages, Hispanica, Histories & the History of Ideas, Travels, Cookery, Law, Religion, & Bibles (All Antiquarian)

YOUR BOOK-STACK, on the counter . . . 

Items selected from our database:

Connor, Ralph.  Glengarry school days: a story of early days in Glengarry. Chicago: Fleming H. Revell & Co., 1902. 12mo (18.6 cm, 7.375"). [8], 13–340 pp.; 3 plts.
$20.00

First U.S. edition. From the prolific Canadian novelist Ralph Connor — otherwise a prominent Presbyterian and later United leader, the Rev. Dr. Charles William Gordon — come these tales of days in a rural Ontario schoolhouse, illustrated with => three halftone plates by American painter Edgar Samuel Paxson.
        Binding: Publisher's green cloth with white lettering to front board and spine, front cover with dark green and white scene of a log cabin in the woods. Unsigned (and notably fine).
        Provenance: On front free endpaper, signature of Frank U. Burden, "Christmas, 1902."

Not in Minsky. Bound as above; mild rubbing to edges and spine-head, wrinkle to cloth at top outside corner of front board. Light offsetting from something once laid in to inner margins of two facing pages. => A charming binding, a clean handsome book.  (37533)   Please RESHELVE This.


Items from our illustrated catalogues:


Your selections will be SAFELY SAVED until you successfully
   accomplish your order or leave our site.
     

RE-VIEW LAST DATABASE SEARCH RESULTS

BROWSE/SEARCH MORE SHELVES!    |    PLACE THAT ORDER!

E-MAIL US   |   PRB&M HOME

All material © 2017 
 The Philadelphia Rare Books & Manuscripts Company, LLC
PRB&M/SessaBks