KNICKERBOCKER'S HISTORY OF NEW YORK. WASHINGTON IRVING.
KNICKERBOCKER'S HISTORY OF NEW YORK
KNICKERBOCKER'S HISTORY OF NEW YORK
KNICKERBOCKER'S HISTORY OF NEW YORK
KNICKERBOCKER'S HISTORY OF NEW YORK
(PARRISH, MAXFIELD)illus.

KNICKERBOCKER'S HISTORY OF NEW YORK

(PARRISH,MAXFIELD)illus. KNICKERBOCKER'S HISTORY OF NEW YORK by Washington Irving (on cover). A History of New York From The Beginning Of The World To The End Of The Dutch Dynasty by Diedrich Knickerbocker. NY: R.H. Russell, 1900 (1900). Folio (9 1/2 x 12 1/2"), cloth backed boards, pictorial paste-on, (299)p., top edge gilt, except for some spine and cover soil and rubbing, this is a near Fine copy of the 1st edition. A very early Parrish work, this features the cover plate plus 8 very wonderful black and white plates full of detail and imagination that are a perfect partner to Irving's clever parody. Printed by UPDIKE AT THE MERRYMOUNT PRESS. (See Ludwig p.25-6,30-1). A nice copy of a book that is hard to find in decent condition.

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