Title Fifty Years of a Showman’s Life. Or: The Life and Travels of Van Hare. By Himself. New and Cheaper Edition.
Publisher London, Sampson Low, Marston & Co. ca 1904
Seller ID 78542
Hardback, approx 7 x 4.5 ins. Red cloth with gilt lettering and decoration to spine. Top edges gilt. In good condition. Corners and ends of spine nicked and chipped. Spine darkened and rubbed. Some darkening and rubbing to boards. Front hinge cracked inside. Endpapers darkened with neat inscription to front “W. Southgate 1904.” Some darkening and mild foxing to pages else a tight copy of a scarce title. 418 pp. Illustrated with a B&W frontis portrait of the author, with his facs. signature underneath. And 9 b&w plates.
Biographies/ Letters/ Diaries/ Company Histories/ etc. Biography, foreign travel, VAN HARE: Fifty Years of a Showman’s Life, Or: The Life and Travels of Van Hare, By Himself, New and Cheaper Edition, ca 1904, W. Southgate 1904