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HOME LIBRARY OF USEFUL KNOWLEDGE OLD/FRAGILE 1886

Sold ! This book is no longer for sale (sold on 2008-09-25)
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HOME LIBRARY OF USEFUL KNOWLEDGE  OLD/FRAGILE 1886 HOME LIBRARY OF USEFUL KNOWLEDGE  OLD/FRAGILE 1886 HOME LIBRARY OF USEFUL KNOWLEDGE  OLD/FRAGILE 1886 HOME LIBRARY OF USEFUL KNOWLEDGE  OLD/FRAGILE 1886


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'THE HOME LIBRARY OF USEFUL KNOWLEDGE'

A CONDENSATION OF FIFTY-TWO BOOKS IN ONE VOLUME,CONSTITUTING A COMPLETE CYCLOPEDIA OF REFERENCE

COMPILED AND EDITED BY R. S. PEALE

CHICAGO, THE HOME LIBRARY ASSOCIATION

THE BOOK CONTAINS AN ORIGINAL CERTIFICATE TO 'H.C.FANCHER', FOR PAYMENT OF MEMBERSHIP, DATED DECEMBER 13, 1886

THIS FASCINATING BOOK IS 830 PAGES,INCLUDING INDEX, SIZE 8 1/2' X 11', 2' THICK

IT CONTAINS INFORMATION ON A VARIETY OF SUBJECTS, AS WELL AS ILLUSTRATIONS, SOME IN COLOR

JUST A FEW OF THE SUBJECTS, INCLUDE BOOKKEEPING, LANGUAGES, DEFINITIONS, LEGAL BUSINESS, LYCEUMS AND DEBATING SOCIETIES, POEM AND WHO WROTE THEM, CARRIAGE ETIQUETTE, EVEN HOUSE PLANS!

THE PAGES ARE WORN AND FRAGILE ON EDGES, BUT ALL PRINTING IS INTACT.

THE COVER IS IN VERY POOR CONDITION, ORIGINALLY LEATHER, PIECES OF THE BINDING ARE IN A SEPERATE ACID-FREE PLASTIC COVER.  THE COVER IS LOOSE FROM THE PAGES, AND THE LEATHER COVER IS VERY,VERY FRAGILE, LITERALLY LIKE DUST. IT HAS BEEN PLACED IN AN ACID-FREE PLASTIC ENVELOPE.

IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS, PLEASE ASK BEFORE BIDDING, HAVE TRIED TO BE VERY ACCURATE IN DESCRIPTION



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