New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1872-1875.
Half Leather. Twenty miscellaneous issues of Vol. VIII-XIV of Appletons’ Journal of Literature, Science, and Art, from July 6, 1872 to October 30, 1875. With engraved title pages for each issue, frequent engraved text illustrations, and advertisements at the rear of the earlier issues. Lacking the rear endpaper, with contemporary doodling on the pastedowns and front endpaper. Toning to the text. Shelfwear and rubbing to the binding and boards. Half black leather over marbled paper boards, with gilt spine lettering.