Lester, C. Edwards
Title Lester's History of the United States, Illustrated in Its Five Great Periods: Colonization, Consolidation, Development, Achievement, & Advancement (2 Volumes)
Book Condition Fair
Publisher New York P.F. Collier 1883
Seller ID 1313
Decorative green cloth with extensive gilt decoration. Covers on both volumes show moderate edge wear. Vol. 2 has heavier fading to front cover. Top spine end on vol. 1 is frayed. Corners on both books bumped. Both hinges of vol. 1 are broken though still attached by webbing. Vol. 2 has cracking to back hinge. Blocks remain tight in both volumes. Front end paper, frontis illustrations and title page of vol. 1 are loose from text and laid in.