New England Families Genealogy & Biographies 1914 illustrated leather 3 vol. set
New England Families Genealogy & Biographies 1914 illustrated leather 3 vol. set New England Families Genealogy & Biographies 1914 illustrated leather 3 vol. set New England Families Genealogy & Biographies 1914 illustrated leather 3 vol. set New England Families Genealogy & Biographies 1914 illustrated leather 3 vol. set New England Families Genealogy & Biographies 1914 illustrated leather 3 vol. set New England Families Genealogy & Biographies 1914 illustrated leather 3 vol. set New England Families Genealogy & Biographies 1914 illustrated leather 3 vol. set New England Families Genealogy & Biographies 1914 illustrated leather 3 vol. set New England Families Genealogy & Biographies 1914 illustrated leather 3 vol. set New England Families Genealogy & Biographies 1914 illustrated leather 3 vol. set
$ 195.00

(Old Books, Early 20th Century Books, Americana, Leather Books, Genealogy, Biographies, New England Families).

New England Families: Genealogical & Memorial. A Record of the Achievements of Her People in the Making of the Commonwealths and the Founding of a Nation, ed. by William Richard Cutter.
Published 1914, New York by Lewis Historical Publishing Company.
3 volumes, each c. 575 pages. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout with dozens of full page photographic portraits, with many throughout actual steel engravings. Index at rear of vol. 3 lists countless hundreds (thousands) of individuals covered within.

Period 1/2 leather bindings, cloth covers, slightly raised bands, gilt title lettering & compartment decorations, marbled edges and end papers.

Set is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Set is not new or in "new" condition.

Bindings gently age worn, leather slightly rubbed but still supple and fresh, set remains overall fresh, bright, clean and attractive.

Text block paper is gently toned, internally still well preserved, tight, sound.

Still attractive on the shelf. Set displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive. 

Please review photos for more detail and our best attempt to convey how this antique set survives.

Books Measure c. 11" H x 8" W. Paper used is coated stock, so the set is surprisingly heavy.

[B3852].