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Ishmael; Or, in the Depths

By Mrs. Emma D.E.N. Southworth .
Book; Online
Philadelphia (306 Chestnut Street) : T.B. Peterson & Brothers, [1876]
Variant Title
In the depths
[3], 21-718, [2], 21, [11] p., [1] leaf of plates : port. ; 19 cm.
  • 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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Taylor 1876 .S68 I8