New York: Appleton & Co, 1856. Hardcover. Poor. No Dust Jacket. Item #10046
Large cloth binding with 1/4" leather. Marbled endpages and textblock. Boards are considerably worn, rubbed, soiled and scuffed. 2" of bottom spine is missing. Binding is sound. Gilt design on spine along with the title "Perry's Expedition to Japan". First 10 pages have water stains; water stain also present on bottom right corner, which has seeped through to the underlying pages. Significant oxidation and foxing throughout. All pictures and illustrations are present; the majority are undamaged. 9.75" x 12"