Indian Wars of United States 1858 Moore illustrated 96 w/ woodcut plates bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Americana, American Indians, American History).
Indian Wars of the United States, from the Discovery to the Present Time, by William V. Moore.
Published 1858, Philadelphia by Jas. B. Smith & Co.
328 pages. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout with (an astonishing) 96 full page wood engravings, of which 8 are hand colored (original).
Publisher's cloth binding, pictorial gilt cover illustrations (now faded), embossed cover designs, rebacked in cloth with simple paper title label on spine.
Text block still tight and sound. Interior contents display a pleasing age patina, light scattered spotting or small staining throughout, never offensive or severe.
Book displays signs of age and handling, edges of covers worn down exposing boards. It still displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 9 1/8" H x 6" W.