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1894 "Great Men and Famous Women" Edited by Charles Horne, Four Volumes

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Title and Author/Editor: Great Men and Famous Women: A Series of Pen and Pencil Sketches of the Lives of More Than 200 of the Most Prominent Personages in History (Edited by Charles F. Horne)
Genre: Biography, Autobiography and Memoirs, History
Illustrator: Various
Type of Illustration: Photogravures, Engraving
Binding: Three quarter leather with textured cloth boards
Publisher: Selmar Hess
Publication Year: 1894
Period: Antique
Place of Publication: New York
Edition Statement: First Edition
Volumes: Volumes I-IV
Number of Books: 4
Additional Notes: Each volume features four raised spine bands, gilt lettering, stained text edges and tissue-guarded illustrations.
  • Please note, this is an item that may be especially difficult to move and/or transport. Unless the shipping option is selected, the winner is responsible for bringing appropriate assistance, vehicle, proper materials, and any necessary tools to pickup.


- musty scent; wear to the covers with red rot, tears to material, bumped corners, rubbed edges and soiling; writing to endpapers; chipping, tanning, folds and tears to tissue-guards; writing to endpapers; tanning to text edges; foxing.


1.75" W x 12.0" H x 10.0" D

- measures one volume.

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