Knickerbocker's History of New York 1820 Washington Irving leather bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Leather Books, Americana, New York, Knickerbocker's History of New York, Washington Irving).
A History of New York from the Beginning of the World to the End of the Dutch Dynasty, by Diedrich Knickerbocker [Washington Irving].
Published 1820, London by John Murray.
520 pages. Text in English.
Period full leather binding, leather loss on spine complete. Front and rear covers detached. Text block remains clean, tight, and sound, title page wrinkled.
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. 9" H x 5 1/2" W.