Book ID: 12969

Forest Life and Forest Trees. Comprising Winter Camp-life Among the Loggers, and Wild-wood Adventure. With Descriptions of Lumbering Operations on the Various Rivers of Maine and New Brunswick.

Springer, John S.

NY: Haprer & Bros., 1851. 1st edition.. Very Good.


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Book Condition: Very GoodEdition: 1st edition.Catalogues: ,

xii + 259 pp. Maroon pebbled cloth with logger cover illustration stamped in gilt; same blind-stamped on back; gilt-decorated spine; spine lettering gilt. Illustrated with engraved frontispiece plus 19 engravings in text, some full-page. 19th c. owner’s ink name on front free endpaper and fly-leaf; spine faded with slight wear at head; light foxing throughout; but otherwise nice copy with tight, bright interior, especially remarkable for its virtually fresh gilt cover vignette occupying almost all the front panel. ALL PLATES PRESENT.

Book ID 12969
Publisher Haprer & Bros.
Publisher Place NY
Publisher Year 1851
Size 8vo
Language English