Adventures of a Younger Son 1832 Ed. J Trelawny American literature leather bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Adventures of a Younger Son, by Edward James Trelawny.
Published 1832, New York J. & J. Harper.
2 volumes bound in 1 volume, 221 pp, 257 pp.
Scarce book by this infamous Romantic adventurer and writer..
Period full leather binding, smooth spine, embossed bands, gilt title lettering on contrasting black leather label. Leather still supple but scuffed and scratched, joints cracked, but binding remains clean, tight, and sound. Moderate foxing throughout.
Book remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 7" H x 4 3/8" W.