Fur Traders of the North 1859 Robert BallantyneBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Literature, 19th Century Books, Adventure Stories).
Snowflakes and Sunbeams; or, The Young Fur Traders. A Tale of the Far North, by Robert Michael Ballantyne.
Published 1859, Boston by Phillips, Sampson and Company.
432 pages. Text in English. Illustrated throughout.
Publisher's pictorial pebble cloth binding, gilt decorated pictorial spine, embossed ruled covers. Binding remains clean, tight, and sound, cloth splitting along front joint but covers still firmly attached. Wear to head and tail of spine.
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 5" W.