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The Royal Decrees of Scanderoon

[STODDARD, William Osborn]

Regular price $40.00 Sale

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Russells' American Steam Printing House
  • Edition: 1st Edition
  • Date Published: 1869
  • Place Published: New York
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    47 p. 18 cm. 5 b&w full-page illustrations + title page vignette. Brown cloth hardcover with gold impressing. Light wear. Damage to top part of front endpapers and bottom corner of rear endpapers where they seem to have stuck together. Pencil inscription on next page. Damp stained page bottoms. An anti-Tammany Hall New York political poem by Stoddard, an author and inventor as well as secretary to President Lincoln. Title continues "Dedicated by the Author To the Sachems of Tammany, and to the Other Grand Magnorums of Manhattan".