Meyer's Universum: in Semi-Monthly Parts Illustrated with Engraving from Drawings by the First Artists; Volume II. in 12 parts containing 48 Plates edited by Charles A. Dana with the assistance of Eminent Writers in Europe and America
Meyer's Universum: in Semi-Monthly Parts Illustrated with Engraving from Drawings by the First Artists; Volume II. in 12 parts containing 48 Plates edited by Charles A. Dana with the assistance of Eminent Writers in Europe and America
Meyer's Universum: in Semi-Monthly Parts Illustrated with Engraving from Drawings by the First Artists; Volume II. in 12 parts containing 48 Plates edited by Charles A. Dana with the assistance of Eminent Writers in Europe and America
Meyer's Universum: in Semi-Monthly Parts Illustrated with Engraving from Drawings by the First Artists; Volume II. in 12 parts containing 48 Plates edited by Charles A. Dana with the assistance of Eminent Writers in Europe and America
Meyer's Universum: in Semi-Monthly Parts Illustrated with Engraving from Drawings by the First Artists; Volume II. in 12 parts containing 48 Plates edited by Charles A. Dana with the assistance of Eminent Writers in Europe and America
Meyer's Universum: in Semi-Monthly Parts Illustrated with Engraving from Drawings by the First Artists; Volume II. in 12 parts containing 48 Plates edited by Charles A. Dana with the assistance of Eminent Writers in Europe and America

Meyer's Universum: in Semi-Monthly Parts Illustrated with Engraving from Drawings by the First Artists; Volume II. in 12 parts containing 48 Plates edited by Charles A. Dana with the assistance of Eminent Writers in Europe and America

New York: Herrmann J. Meyer, 1853. Hardcover. 226, [2] p., engraved title page with vignette and 48 leaves of engraved plates; 19 x 28 cm. Dark blue cloth with gilt-stamped spine decoration and "1854 Vol. II." Gilt-stamped cover title and illustration of a globe. Blind-stamped decoration on each board. All page edges gilt. Yellow endpapers. Gift inscription on front free endpaper: "Samuel J. Sharpless from his Father 1/23 55." In Good- Condition: edges rubbed; cover is lightly soiled; front hinge is weak; old stain along lower edges throughout and fore-edge of final few leaves; foxing, occasionally heavy; pages of text are browned, but not brittle; most of the plate images are clean and crisp. Good -. Item #005759

Price: $85.00