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The American Crisis

£36.99

Product description

First edition (1861). Published by Longman, Green, Longman, and Roberts, London.

Contemporary political treatise on the state of America just as the civil war was beginning, covering topics such as The Constitution, slavery and the nature of The State. Lempriere argued that the solution to the conflict between the Northern and Southern states was separation.

No Dust Jacket (as published). Dark green leather boards. Wear and tear on front and back, also some discolouration. Spine faded with some tearing at top and bottom. Mark at bottom of spine where sticker has been removed. Dark brown pages at front and back. Signature from 1861 owner on first blank page, sticker mark also on first page. Some spotting on frontispiece. Ink inscription on frontispiece suggests this is ex-library. Pages are remarkably good, considering the books age.

Overall despite being well worn, the actual pages of this first edition are in very good condition. A sturdy copy of a fascinating and historically significant book.

Item details

Author(s):
Charles Lempriere
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
First Edition
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Longman, Green, Longman, and Roberts

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About this item

First edition (1861). Published by Longman, Green, Longman, and Roberts, London.

Contemporary political treatise on the state of America just as the civil war was beginning, covering topics such as The Constitution, slavery and the nature of The State. Lempriere argued that the solution to the conflict between the Northern and Southern states was separation.

No Dust Jacket (as published). Dark green leather boards. Wear and tear on front and back, also some discolouration. Spine faded with some tearing at top and bottom. Mark at bottom of spine where sticker has been removed. Dark brown pages at front and back. Signature from 1861 owner on first blank page, sticker mark also on first page. Some spotting on frontispiece. Ink inscription on frontispiece suggests this is ex-library. Pages are remarkably good, considering the books age.

Overall despite being well worn, the actual pages of this first edition are in very good condition. A sturdy copy of a fascinating and historically significant book.

Author(s):
Charles Lempriere
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
First Edition
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Longman, Green, Longman, and Roberts

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