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. Hardcover. 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