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NY: Cassell Publishing Company, (1891).. (1891).. Good. - Octavo, brown cloth titled in gilt & in black within a gilt rectangle decorated with gilt fleurs de lys with vignettes in gilt & black; titled in blind on rear cover; t.e.g. The covers are bumped & rubbed with light staining to the front cover. The titling & vignettes on the spine are faded & the head & tail are chipped & frayed. x & 365 pp. & 3-page publisher's catalogue. B&W portrait frontispiece, 1 B&W photographic plate & profuse B&W full-page & textual illustrations from drawings by E. W. Kemble. The page edges are darkened. Good.
A Frenchman's humorous commentary on his experiences of traveling around America and Canada. O'Rell was produced on the lecture circuit by the impresario James B. Pond.
Title: A FRENCHMAN IN AMERICA: Recollections of Men and Things
Publisher: NY: Cassell Publishing Company, (1891).: (1891).
Book Condition: Good
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 1618
Keywords: LITERATURE; HUMOR; HUMORIST; MAX O'RELL; AMERICANA; CANADA; ILLUSTRATIONS; E. W. KEMBLE; JAMES B. POND; NINETEENTH CENTURY; 19TH CENTURY.