Elisha Kent Kane American Arctic Explorer Biography 1859 Smucker old book
Elisha Kent Kane American Arctic Explorer Biography 1859 Smucker old book Elisha Kent Kane American Arctic Explorer Biography 1859 Smucker old book Elisha Kent Kane American Arctic Explorer Biography 1859 Smucker old book Elisha Kent Kane American Arctic Explorer Biography 1859 Smucker old book Elisha Kent Kane American Arctic Explorer Biography 1859 Smucker old book Elisha Kent Kane American Arctic Explorer Biography 1859 Smucker old book Elisha Kent Kane American Arctic Explorer Biography 1859 Smucker old book Elisha Kent Kane American Arctic Explorer Biography 1859 Smucker old book Elisha Kent Kane American Arctic Explorer Biography 1859 Smucker old book
$ 85.00

(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Americana, Exploration, Arctic Exploration, ).

The Life of Dr. Elisha Kent Kane and other Distinguished American Explorers, Containing Narratives of their Researches and Adventures in Remote and Interesting Portions of the Globe, by Samuel M. Smucker.
Published 1859, Philadelphia by J.W. Bradley.
406 pages. Text in English. Frontis portrait protected by original tissue guard.

Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering, embossed cover decorations.

Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition, but much nicer than typical for cloth books of this era.

Binding gently age worn, mostly light signs of handling and time but nothing offensive or severe, book remains overall attractive as an object.

Paper is gently toned, internally still clean, tight, sound internally.

Still attractive on the shelf. The book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in overall nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws which may be present seem easy to overlook or forgive. 

Please review photos for more detail showing how this book survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books, maps and printed ephemera of all types and genres. Flaws seen and/ or described have been taken into account.

Book Measures c. 7 3/4" H x 5" W.

[B5426].