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Title Ladies ' Repository, The, Volume 16, January to December 1856 : A Monthly Periodical (Methodist)
Book Condition Good with no dust jacket
Publisher Cincinnati, Ohio: L. Swormstedt & A. Poe; 1856
Seller ID 17207
764 pages; 4to (10.5") 27 cm; Tall thick hardcover. Leather-bound volume of 12 issues of the (Methodist) Ladies Repository, with brown marbled boards and endpapers, five compartments on spine, gilt spine lettering, about 64 pages plus 2 lovely full-page b/w engravings per issue. Includes complete index. ; Contains articles on current events, historical events, science, travel, Bible stories, Spiritualism, original fiction and poetry, Methodist news, more. ; Published in Cincinnati by L. Swormstedt and A. Poe, publishers to Methodist Episcopal Church. Co-published in New York by T. Carlton & J. Porter. Distributed in Chicago by W. M. Doughty and Boston by J. P. Magee. ; Light to moderate rubbing and edgewear. Leather partially split along upper end of both joints, but binding is holding together very well. Moderate foxing throughout. Owner name stamped on front on small lozenge-shaped leather label. No other marks or defects.