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1890 Panorama of Nations, Journeys Among the Family of Men, Illustrated, H G Cutler, LW Yaggy, Star Publishing Company
A very neat, thick, informative book, Panorama of Nations or Journeys Among the Families of Men by H G Cutler & L W Yaggy, copyright 1890, Star Publishing Company....book is packed full of information, black & white illustrations, some color plates & etchings covering many ethnic groups around the world, their houses, customs, habits, employment, beliefs, their temples, monuments, their literature and find arts...the book takes you thru 5 journeys...#1 journey covers the plain of Mesopotamia, the Egyptians, Nubians, Abyssinians, Gallas, East African, Mozambique, Zulu Caffres, Bechuanas & Hottentots, Congo Caffros, Senegambians, Negros of Upper Guinea and Berbers....#2 journey covers Malayans, Polynesians, Papuans....#3 Journey covers Tartars, Artics, North American Indian, Mexicans, South American Indians...4th Journey covers Turks, Arabs, Persians & Afghans, Hindus, Indo-Chinese, Japanese...#5 journey covers Greeks, Italians, Spaniards, French, Germans, Scandinavians, Dutch, Swiss, Russians, Anglo-Saxons and American Anglo-Saxons...I have taken photos of the illustrations within the book(photos 4,5&6.....the book is written on a personal observance which gives the writings a more visual effect....
hand back cover displays some wear, corner bumps, soiling, wear to top & bottom spine material... when opened, there is a space between the exterior spine cover material and pages alto all pages are still attached...book is complete, page edges are marbled, contains 1032 pages...interior pages have light age toning at beginning of book, pages have finger smudges mostly in margins, otherwise, pages are nice with no tears or creasing noted...book measures 8" X 10"wide, 2 5/8" thick...great book to add to your collection..
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