Female ship Journey Around World Asia 1894 Francis & Harriet Clark illustratedBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Illustrated Books, Travel, Tourism).
Our Journey Around the World: An Illustrated Record of a Year's Travel of Forty Thousand Miles Through India, China, Japan, Australia, New Zealand, Egypt, Palestine, Greece, Turkey, Italy, France, Spain, Etc. by Francis E. Clark & Glimpses of Life in Far Off Lands, As Seen Through A Woman's Eyes, by Mrs. Harriet E. Clark.
Published 1894, Hartford, Conn. by A.D. Worthington & Co.
641 pages. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout, including a large folding world map.
Lovely pictorial binding, great content about visiting the world in the late 19th century.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering & pictorial cover & spine decorations, embossed cover designs.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, gilt is bright, signs of handling but nothing offensive or severe, remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, internally still well preserved, tight, sound.
Still attractive on the shelf. Book 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 showing how this item survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books and ephemera of all types. Flaws seen and described have been taken into account.
Book Measures c. 9" H x 6 1/4" W.