466pp. Good; minor age signs, No Dust Jacket. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Seacliff; or, The Mystery of the Westervelts
Publisher: Phillips, Sampson & Co.
Publication Date: 1859
Book Description Boston: Phillips, Sampson, 1859, 1859. Boston: Phillips, Sampson, 1859. First edition (BAL 4603, state A of the endpapers). Original brown cloth, gilt-lettered, decorated in gilt and blind, 466 pp. Ads printed on the endpapers. De Forest's first novel, followed in 1867 by his best known, "Miss Ravenel's Conversion from Secession to Loyalty". Cloth quite worn, some stains. Front free endpaper half torn out vertically; paper browned, two gatherings loosening; webbing showing at rear gutter. A Fair, reading copy only. Bookseller Inventory # 521a24ef0fbcf6dbc67b21d8d211b082
Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 97805485941171.0
Book Description Boston: Phillips, Sampson and Company, 1859., 1859. vi,466pp. Plum-brown cloth, decorated in blind, advert endsheets (BAL's state A). Some modest foxing and spotting, cloth sunned and a bit soiled, small nick in upper joint, fore-tips and toe of spine frayed, foretip of one leaf chipped; just a good, sound copy. First edition of De Forest's first novel, of several, including the enduring MISS RAVENAL'S CONVERSION FROM SECESSION TO LOYALTY (1867). BAL 4603. WRIGHT II:712. Bookseller Inventory # WRCLIT 68070