The Land Of The Peaks And The Pampas. South America Of Yesterday And Today. by Jesse Page
1913. 367 pages. No dust jacket. Illustrated cloth with photographic black and white frontis and plates throughout. There is also a prize plate to the front pastedown. Heavy foxing and tanning to pages with heavier tanning to pastedowns and endpapers. Pencil inscriptions to front endpaper and visible thumb-marking present. Major tanning to text block edges and slight dog-eared pages throughout. Rear hinge is cracked with exposed netting as well. Boards have heavy rubbing and edge wear with visible bumping to corners. Major crushing to spine ends with fraying to cloth at corners and spine ends. Rear joint is split with major tanning to spine. Book is also forward leaning.