A Glimpse of India Dr. Clara A Swain 1909 James Pott & Company Hardcover
Published by James Pott & Company, New York, 1909. Copyright James Pott & Company same year. 1st Edition, rare book. A Glimpse of India being a collection of Extracts from the letters of Dr. Clara A. Swain. First Medical Missionary to India of the Woman's Foreign Missionary Society of the Methodist Episcopal Church in America. Name and date written inside front cover page Polly (unreadable middle name) Young March 1912
Book is a green cloth bound with applied paper decor. Measures about 7 1/2" x 5" and contains 366 numbered pages.
Jacket: N/A or None
Notable issues: Front Cover: Edge chipping, edge wear, corner chipping, corner wear, spotting to the cover. Paper has spotting, chipping and losses with scuffing. Back Cover: Edge chipping, edge wear, corner chipping, corner wear, spotting to the cover. Paper has spotting, chipping and losses with scuffing Spine: Edge wear side to side with chipping, edge wear top and bottom with chipping, losses and small tears. Darkening to the spine Binding: is very good. Pages: White with light tanning. Edge chipping to some pages 333 to 358 due to losses between the covers resulting from insect including small staining around the chipping. Spotting and losses to gilt between the covers along with soiling. Small 1" tear at the bottom of the first image opposite cover page.
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This item condition is overall Fair to Good antique condition.
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