Dutch New York (with Full Page Inscription by the Author); Dvtch Nevv York. Esther New York History - Singleton.
Dutch New York (with Full Page Inscription by the Author); Dvtch Nevv York

Dutch New York (with Full Page Inscription by the Author); Dvtch Nevv York

New York: Dodd, Mead, 1909. First edition. Hardcover. Quarter cloth over decorated boards. 360 pp including index. Illustrated with photographs. Covers are a bit worn, but the book is clean and still well-bound. Small sticker afixed to the inside front pastedown else no other plates or markings other than a wonderful FULL-PAGE INSCRIPTION by the author dated in New York in 1911 "My idea in writing this book was to set forth a true picture of the manners and customs framing the joys and sorrows, beliefs and superstitions, and toils and pleasures of the Dutch who founded New Amsterdam; and to whom though not a trace of their little city can be found, the second greatest city in the world owes its origin. Esther Singleton" Very Good. Item #26188

Price: $150.00