Ten Thousand Wonderful Things c. 1860's King illustrated world history arts book
Ten Thousand Wonderful Things c. 1860's King illustrated world history arts book Ten Thousand Wonderful Things c. 1860's King illustrated world history arts book Ten Thousand Wonderful Things c. 1860's King illustrated world history arts book Ten Thousand Wonderful Things c. 1860's King illustrated world history arts book Ten Thousand Wonderful Things c. 1860's King illustrated world history arts book Ten Thousand Wonderful Things c. 1860's King illustrated world history arts book Ten Thousand Wonderful Things c. 1860's King illustrated world history arts book Ten Thousand Wonderful Things c. 1860's King illustrated world history arts book Ten Thousand Wonderful Things c. 1860's King illustrated world history arts book Ten Thousand Wonderful Things c. 1860's King illustrated world history arts book Ten Thousand Wonderful Things c. 1860's King illustrated world history arts book Ten Thousand Wonderful Things c. 1860's King illustrated world history arts book
$ 85.00

(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Illustrated Books, World History, Arts, Sciences, Nature, Fashion).

Ten Thousands Wonderful Things, Comprising the Marvellous and Rare, Odd, Curious, Quaint, Eccentric, and Extraordinary in all Ages and Nations, in Art, Nature, and Science, Including Many Wonders of the World Enriched with Hundreds of Authentic Illustrations, by Edmund Fillingham King.
Published c. 1860's, New York by Dick & Fitzgerald, Publishers.
332 pages. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout with wood engravings. Publisher's catalog at rear.

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

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

Binding age worn, cloth chipped at spine ends, 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 1/2" H x 5 1/4" W.

[B5945].