TEN YEARS AMONG THE MAIL BAGS, by J. Holbrook - 1855 [1st Ed]


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Ten Years Among the Mail Bags

by J. Holbrook

Title continues: "Or, Notes from the Diary of a Special Agent of the Post-Office Department." 432 pages. 5.25 x 7.75 inches.

Illustrated, FIRST EDITION. Philadelphia, PA: H. Cowperthwait & Co., 1855.

Overall in GOOD+ condition.

  • Brown cloth binding with gilted post office emblem on coverboard. Blindstamped emblam on backboard.
  • Faded gilt title, author, publisher on spine. Spine has sticker near head.
  • Spine head and foot are frayed.
  • Partial rubbing on board edges and corners, corners are beginning to show board.
  • Textblock exterior is brown. Interior is stiff and shows some foxing.
  • Inscription in pen on front end paper.
  • Spine is cocked.
  • Sticker on front pastedown.
  • Binding is secure.
  • Inside pages are free of writing and intentional marks.
  • Book may exhibit additional minor signs of age or wear.

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Binding: Hardcover
Subject: Biography & Autobiography
Topic: American (US)
Year Printed: 18550000
Special Attributes: Illustrated
Origin: American
Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
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