Burton, John Hill
Title The Book-Hunter Etc. With Additional Notes By Richard Grant White
Book Condition Very Good
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Edition First American Edition.
Publisher New York Sheldon & Company 1863
Seller ID 002101
New York: Sheldon & Company, 1863. Burton (1809-1881) was a prominent Scottish historian and biographer. Here he describes the bibliomania of "Mighty Book-Hunters." Notes by the music critic and Shakespearian scholar Richard Grant White (1822-1885). This is a Very Good copy of the First American Edition (it was published a year earlier in England). Green ribbed cloth binding with a paper Title on the spine. Clean text; 411 pages, indexed. Minor rubbing and bumping Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First American Edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. First Edition.