Scenes of Wealth; or Views & Illustrations of Trades Manufactures Produce & Commerce for the Amusement and Instruction of Tarry at Home Travellers

By: Taylor, Isaac

Price: $145.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fair


Hartford, Connecticut: Oliver D. Cooke, 1826. First American edition, 1826. Heavily worn but complete, printed hardcover with black cloth spine, 168 pages. Covers very heavily worn and chipped, spine covering nearly completely chipped away, text block not firm but with no loosened pages, two text pages mended with old clear paper tape, rear free endpaper torn, age-toning, foxing and dampstaining throughout, no names or other markings. Includes all 68 engravings, mainly three to a page, exhibiting common and archaic occupations, many with a sense of humor (see gunpowder). Indexed. Worn.. First US Edition. Hard Cover. Fair. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. First Edition.

Title: Scenes of Wealth; or Views & Illustrations of Trades Manufactures Produce & Commerce for the Amusement and Instruction of Tarry at Home Travellers

Author Name: Taylor, Isaac

Categories: Business, Economics and Finance, World History, World Wars and Militaria, Fine Bindings, Distinctive Press, Early Printing, General Reference, Language,

Edition: First US Edition

Publisher: Hartford, Connecticut, Oliver D. Cooke: 1826

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair

Seller ID: 035089

Keywords: OCCUPATIONS EARLY AMERICAN IMPRINTS