Hunt's Merchants' Magazine and Commercial Review edited by J. Smith Homans and William B. Dana -- issue 268 -- Oct. 1861 -- vol. 45, no. 4

Hunt's Merchants' Magazine and Commercial Review edited by J. Smith Homans and William B. Dana -- issue 268 -- Oct. 1861 -- vol. 45, no. 4

New York: William B. Dana, 1861. Paperback. 3, [2], 338-448 p.: tables, illustrated advertisements; 23 cm. Illustrated salmon wrapper. First 2 leaves, containing advertisements, are on yellow paper. Inside front wrapper stamped: "Transferred from the Historical Society of Pennsylvania." Next to that is written: David S. B. Chew, June 21, 1932. Former owner David S. B. Chew (1866-1934) served on the Philadelphia City Council and represented Philadelphia in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. Contents: Sea and Upland Cotton versus Flax and Hemp -- Commercial Progress in Eastern Asia by Perry McDonough Collins -- Survey of the Northern Waters, Coasts and Islands of the Pacific Ocean by John Cochrane -- Commerce with Africa -- Tapestry: Its Origin and History by Charles Tomlinson -- The Cotton Question -- Ship Timiber and Its Varieties by Robert Murray. The Book Trade section includes a very positive review of Tom Brown at Oxford. In Good+ Condition: front wrapper partially detached; minor loss from edges of wrapper and along spine; pages are clean and tight. Good +. Item #008184

Price: $25.00