Item #67615 MEYER'S UNIVERSUM. Volume II. Charles A. Dana.


New York: Herrman J. Meyer, 1853. Item #67615

226p, 7 1/4" x 11" oblong, leather spine and corners, boards detached, leather spine missing, wear to board edges, foxing (some plates not foxed), several pages at end repaired with tape (not plates), fair. Volume two only. Title page calls for 48 plates, 45 present. Volume two was issued in twelve semi-monthly parts. Each plate is accompanied by a descriptive essay. Charles A. Dana (1819 - 1897) was a journalist and editor, a supporter of the anti-slavery movement, and Assistant Secretary of War during the Civil War.

Price: $95.00

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