1899 First Canadian Edition 'The Famous Men and Great Events of the 19th Century' - image 1 of 11

This is a 1899 First Canadian Edition 'The Famous Men and Great Events of the 19th Century' hardcover book by Charles Morris, published by W. E. Scull, The Bradley-Garretson Co. Ltd, Toronto. It has "100 full page half tone engravings and 100 portraits of the most famous men in the world." It is 9 3/4" x 7 1/4" with 636 pages It is securely intact with pale blue/green boards with a globe, and gilt lettering. It is 9 1/2" x 8" and has 700 pages. It is in good condition for its 120 years - a very interesting book.

"Embracing Descriptions of the Decisive Battles of the Century and the Great Soldiers Who Fought Them; the Rise and Fall of Nations; the Changes in the Map of the World, and the Causes Which Contributed to Political and Social Revolutions; Discoverers and Discoveries; Explorers of the Tropics and Arctics; Inventors and Their Inventions; the Growth of Literature , Science and Art; the Progress of Religion, Morals and Benevolence in All Civilized Nations".

This 'The Famous Men and Great Events of the 19th Century' hardcover book tells a story from a different time. You might want to give this treasured book to a special person in your life or add it to your own collection of interesting historic books. We invite you to make your own precious memories with this treasured book. Thank you for visiting our store.

ITEM ID
PM-AB-G1-256
COLOR
Blue, Gold, Green
ITEM TYPE
Vintage

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1899 First Canadian Edition 'The Famous Men and Great Events of the 19th Century'

$45


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