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On the Lackawanna Caleb E Wright 1886 signed by author

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Signed by the author on a page just after front free endpaper, “with compliments of C.E. Wright 1886” in pencil, “On the Lackawanna Tale of Northern Pennsylvania” by Caleb E. Wright, author of Marcus Blair, etc. McGinty Printer, Doylestown, PA. 1886. Dedicated to his friend on the trout streams, Edward Dolph, of Scranton, Pa.”



Chapter 1. begins with a fire.... and the book concludes with: “Note: A city now spreads over territory connected with our tale. Capouse Meadow teems with busy thousands. The Moncey’s paths are threaded with iron rails. Steam whistles summon laborers to hundreds of mines. …and hundreds besides Achsah Howard have here sought and found their fortunes.”

254 pages
             It is about 7 5/8” by 5 1/8” in size with warm brown cloth covers embossed with a black design on the front, faded gilt title on the spine. Lots of light scuffs, some small white spots on the covers. Corners are scuffed up, bend slightly inwards. Some raised brown spots/stains (an old spill?) on lower left section on back cover. Top/bottom of the top edges of the spine covering are nicked, worn. Endpapers are a medium blue with a small, numbered oval label on lower edge inside front cover. Front free endpaper has ¼ “ horizontal tear on an outsides edge. Large fingerprint on back of title page and faint shadows of the print beside it/.behind it. Interior is slightly yellowed, some bits of ra


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