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True Stories of Heroic Lives: Stirring Tales of Courage and Devotion of Men and Women of the Nineteenth Century - Various

Funk & Wagnalls Co., 1899, Hardback.
Condition: Good. Spine faded, cover a little dull. Mildly bumped at head & tail of spine and corners. Edges of the text block lightly tanned with some spotting. Text complete, clean and tight but a little age-tanned.

Green cloth with gilt titling and decorations to spine and front board. Portraiture frontispiece of Admiral George Dewey with other black & white illustrations throughout. Heroes covered include Abraham Lincoln, Leo Tolstoy, Emile Zola, Theordore Roosevelt and many others. This edition may be a reprint of an earlier listed edition of 1884 but not indicated by publisher’s detail.


Size: 7" x 4¾". 320 pages.
£30.00