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