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Antique 19th Century Appletons' Cyclopedia of American Biography - complete six-volume collection of biographies of notable people involved in the history of the New World. The six-volume Appleton's Cyclopedia of American Biography was published between 1887 and 1889 and was one of the first and most definitive works of its kind published in America. It contains biographical information about thousands of people (some famous, some more obscure) in American history. It was hailed as a valuable source of information for both scholars and students alike. It contains about sixty full page engravings of prominent personalities. Offered here is a complete six-volume set, all engravings intact, original leather bindings, although worn, all covers attached. Publisher: New York: D. Appleton & Company 1887- Publication Date: 1887 - 1889 Binding: Hardcover - Fully Leather Bound Book Condition: Very Good Edition: 1st Edition, Illustrated Edition


7.5 x 10.5 x 5 in


3 lb

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Appletons Cyclopedia Of American Biography

Estimate $600 - $800Jul 21, 2018