WHOM TO MARRY AND HOW TO GET MARRIED, by Augustus Mayhew - 1848 [1st Ed]


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A very scarce FIRST AMERICAN EDITION professionally rebound in lustrous half leather and decorative paper. BUY WITH CONFIDENCE.

WHOM TO MARRY AND HOW TO GET MARRIED, by Augustus Mayhew - 1848 [1st Edition]

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Whom to Marry and How to get Married

by Augustus Mayhew
with illustrations by George Cruikshank

Very scarce FIRST AMERICAN EDITION, handsomely rebound in half leather and decorative paper. The title continues: "or, the adventures of a lady in search of a good husband! by one who has refused twenty excellent offers at least." Features wonderful B&W illustrations by George Cruikshank. 99 pages. 6" by 9.5".

First Edition published by Carey and Hart. Philadelphia, PA. 1848.

Hardback is overall in NEAR FINE condition.

  • As stated, this volume has been rebound in half leather and decorative paper and has been maintained in excellent condition with the leather showing minimal wear to the finish and subtle fading and soiling to areas of decorative paper.
  • Leather spine includes title block with gilt letter and detail along with authorship from the original spine.
  • Decorated paper to pastedowns and endpapers, all maintained in excellent condition.
  • The second title page is a bit darkened.
  • The textblock, firmly bound, has been carefully maintained in excellent condition with the interiors showing vibrant type and illustrations on clean leafs.
  • No writing, highlighting, underlining or other intentional marks.
  • Book may exhibit additional minor signs of age or wear.
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AS IS! Please see photos. More photos available upon request.

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Subject: Self-Help
Topic: Nonfiction
Original/Facsimile: Original
Binding: Half leather with decorative paper
Publisher: Carey and Hart
Special Attributes: Personalized
Place of Publication: Philadelphia PA
Year Printed: 18480000
Author: Augustus Mayhew
Region: North America
Language: English
Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
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