Sights and Scenes of the World (People's Series 1893) a Series of Magnificent Photographic Views Embracing the World of Nature and Art. Volumes 1, 7,9,10,11,12,15. , and 16
Chicago, IL: W. B. Conkey Company, 1893. Paperback. B&W Illustrations; Volumes 1, 7,9,10,11,12,15, and 16. These are oversized oblong paperback books with thin cardstock covers and a stapled spine. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some edge wear, nicking and at least one small chip missing. The text pages are clean and bright. "Sights and Scenes of the World is a collection of 320 of the rarest gems of nature and art, gathered from the4 World's great Storehouse of treasures by eminent travelers and distinguished scholars, who from long years of experience have learned exactly what is best calculated to instruct the mind and delight the eye. These tourists have themselves stood in awe and admiration before the mighty pyramids, the lofty cathedrals, the awful cataracts and other great sights of the world...". Very Good .
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Book number: 36438
USD 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 22.75 | £UK 19.25 | JP¥ 2727]
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