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JOHN H. B. LATROBE AND HIS TIMES 1803-1891 by  John E Semmes - First Edition - (1917) - from Quill & Brush (SKU: 52388)

JOHN H. B. LATROBE AND HIS TIMES 1803-1891

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JOHN H. B. LATROBE AND HIS TIMES 1803-1891

by Semmes, John E

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About This Item

Baltimore, MD: The Norman, Remington Co, (1917). First edition, limited issue -- so stated but without any quantity noted. With thirty-eight illustrations in color, and black and white, including a colored portrait of John H. B. Latrobe painted by Thomas Sully. Bound in green cloth pictorial boards with bright, gold design. Detailed description of the symbolic representation of the cover design laid in. Front top cover edge is slightly bumped, otherwise fine. Lacking dust jacket, if issued in one.

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Bookseller
Quill & Brush US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
52388
Title
JOHN H. B. LATROBE AND HIS TIMES 1803-1891
Author
Semmes, John E
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Publisher
The Norman, Remington Co
Place of Publication
Baltimore, MD
Date published
(1917)
Keywords
LIMITED EDITION, PICTURE ON WEB SITE

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About Quill & Brush

Quill & Brush was established in 1976 by Allen & Patricia Ahearn, the authors of the well-respect reference for booksellers and collectors, Collected Books: The Guide to Identification and Values. At present the Quill & Brush is run by the Ahearns' eldest daughter, Beth Fisher. Allen is semi-retired but occasionally still buys, sells, and performs professional appraisals. We currently maintain a stock of approximately 5000 books in our specialties which include first editions of American and English Literature, Mysteries and Detective Stories, Science Fiction, Children's and Illustrated Books, Signed and Inscribed books, and Limited Editions. We also offer a number of limited edition silkscreen prints and literary broadsides.

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