Out of stock

SKU: 011048 Category:


A Memorial of Mrs. Henry Burden
Book #: 011048

Author: The Family
Publisher: Privately Printed
Place: New York
Year: 1860
Edition: First Edition

Book Cond.: Very Good Condition
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Hardcover
Size: Octavo (standard book size)
Book Type: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, bar chipping to top section of spine. Top edge gilt – bright, rich condition. No date but Mrs. Burden died in 1860. This is a lovely tribute to Helen Burden by her family, in a signed binding (E. Walker & Sons Book Binders New York) that is full leather, gilt stamped and decorated, blind stamped decoration on both covers, raised bands on spine with gilt decoration and lettering, beveled edges, all edges gilt, 69 pages, frontispiece engraving with tissue of the Burden residence in Troy, New York, includes a Biographical Sketch, Last Illness and Death, Funeral Obsequies, Obituary Notices and a lithograph illustration with tissue of the family tomb. Spine is chipped with a piece of leather missing, covers rubbed at corners and along edges and edges of spine, corners and base of spine bumped with some light wear. Quantity Available: 0. Shipped Weight: 1 lb 15 oz. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Genealogy & Local History. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 011048.