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The book of the fair an historical and descriptive presentation of the world's science, art, and industry, as viewed through the Columbian Exposition at Chicago in 1893 : designed to set forth the display made by the Congress of Nations, of human achievement in material form, so as the more effectually to illustrate the progress of mankind in all the departments of civilized life by Hubert Howe Bancroft

Catalog Data

Author:
Bancroft, Hubert Howe 1832-1918  Search this
Donor:
Roth, Rodris DSI  Search this
Subject:
World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.)  Search this
Physical description:
2 volume in 5 sections illustrations, portraits 41 cm
Type:
Books
Publishers' advertisements
Place:
Illinois
Chicago
Date:
1893
19th century
Notes:
"Types and Press of the Blakely Printing Company, Chicago, Ill."--Verso of t.p
Includes index
Paged continuously in 5 sections
There were different editions, in varying formats and bindings, including the "Author's", "Fin de siècle", "Edition de luxe", "Popular", "Columbia". There is no ediiton statement on the single t.p. nor the bindings of this issue
SCEXRB copy (39088016479065, 39088016479107, 39088016479149, 39088016479222, 39088016479263) has bookplate: Smithsonian Institution LIbraries. Gift of Rodris Carson Roth.
SCEXRB copy three-quarters bound in maroon sheepskin and cloth boards, title in gilt on front cover and spine, gilt edges, decorative endpapers.
SCEXRB copy (39088016479065, 39088016479107, 39088016479149, 39088016479222, 39088016479263) has bookplate: Smithsonian Institution LIbraries. Gift of Rodris Carson Roth
SCEXRB copy three-quarters bound in maroon sheepskin and cloth boards, title in gilt on front cover and spine, gilt edges, decorative endpapers
Call number:
T500.C1 B213 1893c
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1015281