Beecher, Henry Ward >>
Title Norwood, Or, Village Life in New England : By Henry Ward Beecher, from the New York Ledger (1e, 1st Edition, 1868)
Book Condition Good+ with no dust jacket
Edition First Edition
Publisher N. Y. : Charles Scribner & Company; 1868
Seller ID 16325
549 pages; 12mo (7.5") 19 cm; Original full purple cloth, gilt spine lettering, tan endpapers, [xii] + 549 pages + 4-pg publisher catalog in rear. Rag (cotton fiber) paper throughout. ; 1st edition in book form. Title page 1868. Copyright page 1867. No additional printings. ; This was the first novel by the famed Congregationalist preacher. It was originally published in parts in the New York Ledger. ; Cloth frayed at heel and crown, purple color mostly faded to tan. Spine lettering is dull but readable. Owner name and April 2, 1868, written on front endpaper, and small sticker ghost on same. Four leaves creased at upper tip. Binding tight. Scarce.