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First American Edition "Quo Vadis" with Illustrated "The Last Days of Pompeii"

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Title and Author/Editor The Last Days of Pompeii (Edward Bulwer Lytton), Quo Vadis: A Narrative of the Time of Nero (Henryk Sienkiewicz)
Genre History
Illustrator Frederick Coffay Yohn (American, 1875–1933)
Translator Jeremiah Curtin
Binding Cloth on board, Cloth with pastedown illustration
Dust Jacket No
Publisher Little, Brown and Company, Charles Scribner’s Sons
Publication Year 1897, 1929
Period Late 19th/ Early 20th Century, Antique, Vintage
Place of Publication Boston, New York
Language English
Number of Books 2
Additional Notes Henryk Sienkiewicz won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1905.


- generally tight bindings, loose hinges, rubbing and soiling, peeling and holes to cloth, page toning, edge wear, bowing, and bumped and cocked spines and corners.


1.25" W x 9.5" H x 7.25" D

- measures The Last Days of Pompeii.

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