Cliff Climbers 1865 Mayne Reid juvenile illustrated adventure book HimalayasBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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The Cliff-Climbers; or, the Lone Home in the Himalayas, by Captain Mayne Reid.
Published 1865, Boston by Ticknor & Fields.
304 pages. Text in English. Engraved frontis protected by original tissue guard. Illustrated with wood engraved plates.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt pictorial spine decorations, gilt title lettering, embossed cover designs.
Item is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, cloth a bit rubbed, gilt spine still bright, remains overall very attractive as an object on the shelf.
Text block paper is age spotted.
Still attractive on the shelf. Item displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 6 3/4" H x 4 3/4" W.