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1874 BENJAMIN TAYLOR The World on Wheels railroad illus

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northwestbookbuyer store The World on Wheels and other sketches - by Benjamin Taylor Contents: A collection of humorous vignettes about traveling in the United States by rail, coach, wagon, steamboat, canal barge, including others. Benjamin Franklin Taylor (1819-1887) won renown as a war correspondent for Chicago newspapers during the Civil War. In peacetime he became a freelance writer best known as a poet and travel writer. Description: Chicago: S.C. Griggs Co, 1874. Brown harcover with gilt title on spine, and black title on cover. Illustrated with 6 named illustrations. 258 pp. with 9 pages of literature advertisements in the back. Condition: Binding tight. Front and back covers showing slight wear and bumped / rubbed corners. Small spot of red paint on cover. Head and tail of spine chipped. Some interior writing in pencil, mostly previous bookseller's notes, but some horizontal lines within margins. PAYMENT POLICY: SHIPPING POLICY: INSURANCE: Optional; however I will not be responsible for uninsured items which are damaged or lost. Items over 100 will have insurance required. INTERNATIONAL CUSTOMERS: Please contact me for a shipping quote, as options are available for inexpensive services. PAYPAL UNCONFIRMED ADDRESSES: I am unable to ship to unconfirmed addresses. If you have an unconfirmed address, please take the time to confirm it within Paypal prior to paying for your item. I will cancel your order and refund your Paypal payment if you proceed to pay and have an unconfirmed address. RETURN POLICY: (BID WITH CONFIDENCE!) Prior notice is expected within 7 days of receiving the item. Return within 14 days in the same condition that they left my store. Buyer is required to ship using delivery confirmation. Buyer is responsible for the cost of return shipping unless the reason for the return is a mistake in the listing. Autographs are unconditionally guaranteed authentic in perpetuity. For items with no listing errors, a 10% restocking fee will be charged. This is my ironclad return policy, which protects both buyer and seller.

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