World Geographical View Manners Customs peoples 1826 illustrated bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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A Geographical View of the World, Embracing the Manners, Customs, and Pursuits, of Every Nations; Founded on the Best Authorities, by Rev. J. Goldsmith. First American Edition, Revised, Corrected, and Improved by James G. Percival, M.D.
Published 1826, New York, E. Hopkins and W. Reed.
pp.406+46. with 8 engravings.
Period publishers full speckled calf leather, smooth spines richly gilt decorated with lettering.
Fascinating content about all areas and peoples.
Binding lightly age rubbed and worn but remain sound, clean & tight. Nice looking book with fine age patina.
Internally sound, scattered light to moderate age foxing. But book remains sound and overall nicer than typical for the era and type of book.
Book measures: 7 5/8" H X 4 3/4" W.