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Tuesday, April 12, 2011

Uncle Tom's Cabin 1852 First Edition .99

Uncle Tom's Cabin - 2 Volume Set

Author:  Harriet Beacher Stowe

Date of Publication:  1852

Publisher:  John Jewett & Company

First Edition:  Decorative Cloth "Gift Edition"

General Description

2 Volume set in decorative red cloth and gilt design. Volume I is numbered (on title page) as Sixtieth Thousand; Volume II is numbered Seventieth Thousand. Volume I has some wear at the head of the spine, and the gilt on both spines is slightly dull. Interiors are clean, unmarked and in near vg overall condition. Hinges and book is split in several places leaving some of the packets starting to loosen--repairable. There is a gift inscription in Volume II that is dated 1852.  Collectible set.

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