1872. Item #74974
REVERE, Joseph W. KEEL AND SADDLE: A RETROSPECT OF FORTY YEARS OF MILITARY AND NAVAL SERVICE. Boston: James R. Osgood and Company, 1872. First edition. 12mo. xiii,360 pp. Publisher's green cloth over beveled boards, gilt-stamped title to spine, vignette illustration gilt-stamped to upper board and blind-stamped to lower board, brown coated endpapers. Pencil ownership on t.p. Library bookplate on front pastedown with release stamp. Binding is lightly rubbed at heel and crown, and slightly askew, but clean and bright overall. Bookblock is lightly foxed on external edges and only occasionally on the text leaves, which are mostly clean. A lovely copy whose condition is very good plus. (Sabin 70179).