This is a literary magazine which was issued by a group of students of Knox College in Galesburg IL; Oak Leaf was presented by the Gnotbautii Society; this book contains the first volume, Number 1-8; copyright 1856; I have taken photos of the table of contents (photos 3 & 4);
Hard back cover displays wear, corner bumps, book is solid, the last 2 pages have been tore out plus the end blank page (see last photo), otherwise book is complete, all pages attached, interior front & back board, first blank pages having soiling, finger smudges, a tear, title page having foxing, soiling, a short page tear; the rest of the pages having foxing, some age toning, no other pages tears(other than those I mentioned) or page creasing noted; book measures 9" X 5 1/2"; great college memorabilia to add to your collection;
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1856 Knox College, Galesburg Oak Leaf Volume 1, Number 1-8