Thomas Nast Swingin' Round the Circle 1867 Nasby Andrew Johnson humor 2 books
Thomas Nast Swingin' Round the Circle 1867 Nasby Andrew Johnson humor 2 books Thomas Nast Swingin' Round the Circle 1867 Nasby Andrew Johnson humor 2 books Thomas Nast Swingin' Round the Circle 1867 Nasby Andrew Johnson humor 2 books Thomas Nast Swingin' Round the Circle 1867 Nasby Andrew Johnson humor 2 books Thomas Nast Swingin' Round the Circle 1867 Nasby Andrew Johnson humor 2 books Thomas Nast Swingin' Round the Circle 1867 Nasby Andrew Johnson humor 2 books Thomas Nast Swingin' Round the Circle 1867 Nasby Andrew Johnson humor 2 books
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(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Americana, Reconstruction, Andrew Johnson, Humor, Illustrated Books, racist content).

Swingin' Round the Cirkle, in two editions, by Petroleum V. Nasby.
Published 1867, Boston, by Lee and Shepard.
Two volumes. 297 & 299 pages. Text in English. Wood engraved frontis protected by original tissue guard, numerous full page wood engraved plates, all with art by the great satirist artist Thomas Nast.

Publisher's cloth bindings, gilt title lettering & spine decorations, embossed ruled covers.

Bindings remain clean, tight, and sound, light rubbing and signs of age but both remain quite clean, gilt is bright, an attractive pair of the same book, just in different colored cloth.

Text blocks remain overall clean, and displays a pleasing age patina, light uniform age toning to paper.

Books remain well preserved and attractive on the shelf. They displays a pleasing and unique age patina and are 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.

Books measure c. 7 3/4" H x 5 1/4" W.

[B1376].