384pp. Fair used condition, slight age signs, No Dust Jacket. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Alice Brand; A Romance of the Capital
Publisher: Cobb, Andrews & Co.
Publication Date: 1875
Book Description D. Appleton and Company, New York, 1875. Book Condition: Good. First edition. Pictorial green cloth stamped in black and gilt. Dampstain on cloth and page edges (not affecting text), spine ends and corners worn and chipped, a good only copy. Novel set in Washington, D.C. Bookseller Inventory # 399856
Book Description D. Appleton & Co., New York, 1875. Gilt Pictorial Cloth. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket Issued. First Edition. Riddle was born in Monson, Mass. As a year old, he immigrated with his family to the Connecticut Western Reserve. He became a lawyer and a member of the Free-Soil Party, and became a member of the emergent Republican Party. He moved with his family to Cleveland in 1850, later to Washington where he was active in Congress especially supporting a bill to abolish slavery in the District of Columbia. This, a remarkable copy with lightest wear to binding edges. Decorative brown cloth with gilt illustration of the Capital Dome on the front cover & spine. (See Coyle: Ohio Authors, Wright:2036) Size: 8vo. Bookseller Inventory # 007693