Swanee River

By: Foster, Stephen

Price: $45.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good


The Swanee River. Decorative Book published in 1888 by Ticknor and Company in Boston, 1888. 6-3/8 x 8-1/8 inches, 21 cm. CONDITION NOTES: Frontis tissue intact with book, lower open corner missing. Hinge slightly separated but intact at Frontispiece, 5 hinges total in same condition. Pages are ivory toned and appear clear of soil. Printed on heavy paper with gilt edges. Last page is scored melody line over drawn floral design. Heavy paper board covers with olive-green cloth spine, gilt edges and also gilt boxed title and decorative sunrays on front,, gilt worn off around corner edges. Cover boards beveled along spine front and back. with gilt. Remaining print and design on covers in dark red. Soil/age spots/storage wear. DESCRIPTION: Also titled, Old Folks at Home, Way Down Upon the Swanee Ribber written and composed by Stephen Collins Foster. Copyright 1851 by Firth, Pond, & Co., 1879 by Mrs. S. C. Foster and Mrs. Marion Foster Welch. All Rights Reserved. Used by permission of Oliver Ditson & Co., owners of the Copyright. University Press: John Wilson and Son, Cambridge. Illustrations by Charles Copeland. Drawn, engraved, and printed under the supervision of A. V. S. Anthony. Frontispiece is Christine Nilsson, as she appeared when singing The Swanee River. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over!

Title: Swanee River

Author/Composer: Foster, Stephen

Categories: Books General,

Publisher: Ticknor and Company (Boston): 1888

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: 008028

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