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Ishmael; or, In the depths

By Mrs. Emma D.E.N. Southworth ...
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[3], 21-718, [2], 21, [11] p., [1] leaf of plates : port. ; 19 cm.
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In the depths
Philadelphia (306 Chestnut Street) : T.B. Peterson & Brothers, [1876]
Based on the life of William Wirt, according to the author's letter, which was laid in.
Bound in original bright red cloth, without series title on front.
Catalogue of books published by T.B. Peterson and Brothers, Philadelphia, Pa.: [2], 21, [11] p. at end.
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SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Original blindstamped red cloth with elaborately gilt spine; all edges gilt. Taylor Collection of American Best-Sellers. Gift of Mrs. R. C. Taylor. An autograph letter signed regarding the historical background of this novel and its sequel, Self-raised; or, From the depths, which was laid in, has been transferred to Manuscripts, MSS 5231-g
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