Item #32625 HISTORY OF KING CHARLES THE SECOND OF ENGLAND. With Engravings. Jacob Abbott.
HISTORY OF KING CHARLES THE SECOND OF ENGLAND. With Engravings.

HISTORY OF KING CHARLES THE SECOND OF ENGLAND. With Engravings.

New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 1849. 1st edition. Cloth. 1st edition, 1849. A Good copy. 12mo, 304 pp., bound in blind stamp decorated red cloth. Spine missing. Cloth is soiled and rubbed. Text edges dusty. Scattered light foxing. Beautifully illustrated title page, printed by T. Sinclair, Philadelphia. Frontis portrait loose but present. Good. Item #32625

By the end of the 1840s, Sinclair started to experiment in color printing along with his premier rivals P. S. Duval and Wagner & McGuigan and won first and second premiums, respectively for this work, at the 1848 and 1849 Franklin Institute Exhibitions of American Manufactures.

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