Uncle Tom's Cabin : Or, Life Among The Lowly

2 Volumes - Full Leather - Spectacular Gift Item

Publisher JOHN P. JEWETT & CO
Year 1852
Edition FIRST
Pages 634
Binding Hardcover
Condition Near Fine
$904.95

John P. Jewett & Co., 1852. RARE FIRST EDITION. 2 volumes, 8vo. 8.0" x 5.25" inches. (LxB). Pp. x, (1), 14-312 + 3 plates; iv, 5-322 pages + 3 plates. All edges gilt. Fine Modern 1/2 polished calf leather bindings, gilt lettered spine, gilt vignette to center of spine. There are title page vignettes and three black on white engravings by Hammett Billings in each volume. The title page vignettes are reproduced in gilt on spines. 50th thousand on both the title pages. All-time classic work. Complete as issued. A rare book set in fine black modern 1/2 polished calf leather bindings, over matching black cloth boards, some soiling/foxing/browning and offset due to plates, else, pages are clean & bright, the bindings are tight & intact. The Leather is smooth & supple to the touch. Spectacular gift or addition to any rare book collection. Wonderful investment opportunity. 634 pages (312 + 322.)