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Life in the Wilds of America, and Wonders of the West in and Beyond the Bounds of Civilization, by I. Winslow Ayer.
Published 1880, Grand Rapids, Michigan by The Central Publishing Company.
528 pages. Text in English. Engraved frontis.
Appears to be a scarce title relating to the American West and the inhabitants.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering, embossed cover designs, numerous line drawings.
Item is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding age worn, spine sun faded, light old staining, yet still remains overall attractive as an object.
Text block paper is clean, internally well preserved, little staining or soiling, any flaws of a minor type unworthy of specific mention.
Still attractive on the shelf. Item displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 8 1/2" H x 6 1/4" W.