CLOUDED IN MYSTERY, by M. A. A. B. - 1874 fiction


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Clouded in Mystery

by M. A. A. B.

A beautiful ancient edition of the novel about two brothers. 393 pages. 5 x 7.5 inches.

Beautiful colored pastedowns. Three advertisement pages at end of volume.

Published by: H. N. McKinney & CO., Philadelphia, PA. 1874. 

Hardback is overall in GOOD+ condition.

  • Bright blue covers have lovely blind-tooled title and decorations, in bright gilt on front. 
  • Boards show some pronounced fading, staining and rubbing and considerable wear all over covers.
  • Corners and edges are rubbed with exposed boards. (See photos)
  • Spine shows some severe toning, rubbing and shelf wear with chipped ends.
  • Writing and decorations in bright gilt on spine.
  • Binding is loosening at gutter between some pages and hinges are cracked. (See photos)
  • Brown pastedowns show minimal signs of wear.
  • Front pastedown exhibits number written in red near upper edge with some fading.
  • Interior is very gently age-toned with some marginal stains on some pages (14-15) and foxing along gutter between some pages (20-21). (See photos)
  • Inside pages are free of writing and intentional marks.
  • Inside pages display nice black & white decorations at beginning and end of chapters.
  • Text block edges are moderately age-toned with some light staining on lower and fore edge and darkening on upper edge.
  • Book may exhibit additional minor signs of age or wear.
  • SC20170620

AS IS! Please see photos. More photos available upon request.

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Binding: Hardcover
Original/Facsimile: Original
Subject: Literature & Fiction
Topic: Mystery
Special Attributes: 1st Edition
Author: M. A. A. B.
Year Printed: 1874
Publisher: H. N. McKinney & Co
Place of Publication: Philadelphia PA
Region: North America
Language: English
Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
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