Yale University Courant campus newspaper 1865-7 complete 70 issue run large bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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The Yale Courant - Volume I & II.
Published 1865-6, New Haven, Connecticut
140 + 320 pages. Text in English. Long run of 70 continuous weekly issues (4, 6 & 8 pp. ea.), packed with details of campus life and events, letters written in, mention of countless individuals and specific people in a wide range of roles, etc. A gold mine for researching into weekly campus life at this time, complete archive from the first issue up through the 70th issue.0
A long continuous run of this campus newspaper for one of the oldest Universities in the U.S.
1/2 leather binding, smooth spine, gilt bands and title lettering. Front and rear covers detached, please see photos. Text block remains clean, tight, and sound. Interior contents display a pleasing age patina, largely free of age spotting.
Complete 40 issue run of the Yale Courant. 1st and 2nd volumes.
Book remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail and our best attempt to convey how this antique item survives.
Book Measures c. 12 3/4" H x 10" W.