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Cassell and Company Cassell and Company

£30.00

Product description

Railway Wonders of the World Vol I & II. By Frederick A. Talbot. Published by Cassell and Company, London, undated but known to be 1913. First Edition. Complete in Two Volumes.
Item Description: Cassell & Company Limited, 1111. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. 760 pages. No dust jacket. Burgundy cloth boards with gilt lettering and contains pictorial plates. Pages remain reasonably bright, Binding is firm with light corner bumping and staining to boards. Spine is tanned with light scuffing to the ends, The upper part of the spine of volume I has a slightly torn. Some fading to Vol II front cover. Water damage to the back cover of Vol I, which hasn't transferred to the inside.

Good condition given both books age.

Item details

Added value:
First
Author(s):
Frederick A Talbot
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
c1913
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
1604
Publisher:
Cassell and Company
Title:
Cassell and Compan

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About this item

Railway Wonders of the World Vol I & II. By Frederick A. Talbot. Published by Cassell and Company, London, undated but known to be 1913. First Edition. Complete in Two Volumes.
Item Description: Cassell & Company Limited, 1111. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. 760 pages. No dust jacket. Burgundy cloth boards with gilt lettering and contains pictorial plates. Pages remain reasonably bright, Binding is firm with light corner bumping and staining to boards. Spine is tanned with light scuffing to the ends, The upper part of the spine of volume I has a slightly torn. Some fading to Vol II front cover. Water damage to the back cover of Vol I, which hasn't transferred to the inside.

Good condition given both books age.

Added value:
First
Author(s):
Frederick A Talbot
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
c1913
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
1604
Publisher:
Cassell and Company
Title:
Cassell and Compan

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