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Specimen Pages of the Cyclopaedia of American Literature: Being Detached Portions of the Contents, Index, Text, and Various Illustrations. .

Duyckinck, Evert A; Duyckinck, George L
Format
Book
Published
New York : Charles Scribner, No. 145, Nassau Street, 1855.
Language
English
Description
[36] pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Notes
Salesman's dummy; includes title page and preface from Vol. 1, with other representative pages of text and 12 pages of illustrations, largely portraits, followed by a description of the volume; with [30] pages of ruled paper bound at end. A message "To Agents" and excerpts from the press about the book are printed on front lining papers. Bound in dark brown cloth, with cover designed to show the spine of a completed volume.
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SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Dust jacket.
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