Title A Portrait and Biographical Record of Allen and Putnam Counties, Ohio, Containing Biographical Sketches of Many Prominent and Representative Citizens, Together With Biographies and Portraits of All the Presidents of the United States, and Biographies of the Governors of Ohio
Book Condition Very Good
Edition First Edition
Size 4to 11" - 13" tall
Publisher Chicago A.W. Bowen and Company 1896
Seller ID 328253
Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with bruised tips, moderate edgewear, neat and tidy paste-downs, being decorated endpapers; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Stuffed with full-page black-and-white plates and illustrations, printed on glossy, coated paper, thus fleshing out biographical and historical accounts of the growth and development of these two locales of Ohio history, with a particular focus on Allen and Putnam counties. New leather backing to spine, gilt-stamping to front covers, leather, and with four cartouches in the corners thereof, a very handsome volume, and with gilt-stamping and gilt-edging to covers and spine, respectively. Massively heavy, oversized volume. 609 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.
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