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The Resource Lights and shadows of New York life; or, The sights and sensations of the great city. : A work descriptive of the city of New York in all its various phases; with full accounst of its splendors and wretchedness; its high and low life; its marble palaces and dark dens; its attractions and dangers; its rings and frauds; its leading men and politicians; its adventurers; its charities; its mysteries, and its crimes., By James D. McCabe, Jr., author of "Paris by sunlight and gaslight, " "History of the war between Germany and France, " "Great fortunes, " "The great Republic, " etc., etc. ; Illustrated with numerous fine engravings of noted places, life and scenes in New York. ; Issued by subscription only, and not for sale in the book stores. Residents of any state desiring a copy should address the publishers, and an agent will call upon them. See page 851

Lights and shadows of New York life; or, The sights and sensations of the great city. : A work descriptive of the city of New York in all its various phases; with full accounst of its splendors and wretchedness; its high and low life; its marble palaces and dark dens; its attractions and dangers; its rings and frauds; its leading men and politicians; its adventurers; its charities; its mysteries, and its crimes., By James D. McCabe, Jr., author of "Paris by sunlight and gaslight, " "History of the war between Germany and France, " "Great fortunes, " "The great Republic, " etc., etc. ; Illustrated with numerous fine engravings of noted places, life and scenes in New York. ; Issued by subscription only, and not for sale in the book stores. Residents of any state desiring a copy should address the publishers, and an agent will call upon them. See page 851

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Lights and shadows of New York life; or, The sights and sensations of the great city. : A work descriptive of the city of New York in all its various phases; with full accounst of its splendors and wretchedness; its high and low life; its marble palaces and dark dens; its attractions and dangers; its rings and frauds; its leading men and politicians; its adventurers; its charities; its mysteries, and its crimes.
Title
Lights and shadows of New York life; or, The sights and sensations of the great city.
Title remainder
A work descriptive of the city of New York in all its various phases; with full accounst of its splendors and wretchedness; its high and low life; its marble palaces and dark dens; its attractions and dangers; its rings and frauds; its leading men and politicians; its adventurers; its charities; its mysteries, and its crimes.
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By James D. McCabe, Jr., author of "Paris by sunlight and gaslight, " "History of the war between Germany and France, " "Great fortunes, " "The great Republic, " etc., etc. ; Illustrated with numerous fine engravings of noted places, life and scenes in New York. ; Issued by subscription only, and not for sale in the book stores. Residents of any state desiring a copy should address the publishers, and an agent will call upon them. See page 851
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  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
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contains biographical information
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  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
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non fiction
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Lights and shadows of New York life; or, The sights and sensations of the great city. : A work descriptive of the city of New York in all its various phases; with full accounst of its splendors and wretchedness; its high and low life; its marble palaces and dark dens; its attractions and dangers; its rings and frauds; its leading men and politicians; its adventurers; its charities; its mysteries, and its crimes., By James D. McCabe, Jr., author of "Paris by sunlight and gaslight, " "History of the war between Germany and France, " "Great fortunes, " "The great Republic, " etc., etc. ; Illustrated with numerous fine engravings of noted places, life and scenes in New York. ; Issued by subscription only, and not for sale in the book stores. Residents of any state desiring a copy should address the publishers, and an agent will call upon them. See page 851
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  • Salesman's dummy consisting sample pages and two pages of publisher's description in English, sample pages and two pages of publisher's description in German, followed by forty unnumbered, lined pages for recording subscribers' names, and a folded prospectus for the New illustrated devotional and practical polyglot family Bible. Sample backstrips mounted inside front and back covers. German
  • Cover title: Sights & sensations of New York City
  • Engravings signed by Van Ingen-Snyder, H. Sebald, E. Sears, Richardson-Cox, Wells, J.W. Orr, Longacre Co., and Crosscup & West
  • Copyright 1872 by J.R. Jones
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volume
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rdacarrier
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text
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rdacontent
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22 cm.
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1 v. 847 pgs.
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unmediated
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rdamedia
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ill., ports.
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  • (RLIN)utbgRLA161409-B
  • (UPRA)rdb04198835
  • Reclass
  • (OCoLC)ocn370868201
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Lights and shadows of New York life; or, The sights and sensations of the great city. : A work descriptive of the city of New York in all its various phases; with full accounst of its splendors and wretchedness; its high and low life; its marble palaces and dark dens; its attractions and dangers; its rings and frauds; its leading men and politicians; its adventurers; its charities; its mysteries, and its crimes., By James D. McCabe, Jr., author of "Paris by sunlight and gaslight, " "History of the war between Germany and France, " "Great fortunes, " "The great Republic, " etc., etc. ; Illustrated with numerous fine engravings of noted places, life and scenes in New York. ; Issued by subscription only, and not for sale in the book stores. Residents of any state desiring a copy should address the publishers, and an agent will call upon them. See page 851
Publication
Note
  • Salesman's dummy consisting sample pages and two pages of publisher's description in English, sample pages and two pages of publisher's description in German, followed by forty unnumbered, lined pages for recording subscribers' names, and a folded prospectus for the New illustrated devotional and practical polyglot family Bible. Sample backstrips mounted inside front and back covers. German
  • Cover title: Sights & sensations of New York City
  • Engravings signed by Van Ingen-Snyder, H. Sebald, E. Sears, Richardson-Cox, Wells, J.W. Orr, Longacre Co., and Crosscup & West
  • Copyright 1872 by J.R. Jones
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
1 v. 847 pgs.
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
  • (RLIN)utbgRLA161409-B
  • (UPRA)rdb04198835
  • Reclass
  • (OCoLC)ocn370868201

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    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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