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1929 1st Edition "The Book of Dow: Genealogical Memoirs Compiled by Robert Piercy Dow"
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ARTIFACT: 1929 First Edition The Book of Dow: Genealogical Memoirs Compiled by Robert Piercy Dow. This large, hardcover reference book was published by the Tuttle Company in Rutland, Vermont. The cover page reads: "THE BOOK OF DOW GENEALOGICAL MEMOIRS", "of the descendants of Henry Dow 1637, Thomas Dow 1639, and others of the name, immigrants to America during Colonial Times", "Also the family of Nudd", "Written, compiled, edited by ROBERT PIERCY DOW of Laguna Beach, California and Claremont, N. H.", "Published by Robert P. Dow, John W. Dow and Susan F. Dow of Claremont, N. H.", "offered to all who are Dow by birth or ancestry or marriage; all imbued with the honest pride of Dow; all interested in Massachusetts Bay genealogy, in the study of heredity, or the personal side of American History", "1929".
VINTAGE: Circa 1929.
SIZE: Approximately 10-1/2" in height by 6-3/4" in width by 3-1/4" in thickness.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Canvas wrapped hard cover, heavily sewn library binding, paper, ink, tape.
ATTACHMENT: Library binding, showing separation (se.
MARKINGS: "THE TUTTLE COMPANY PUBLISHERS RUTLAND, VERMONT", "COPYRIGHT 1929 ROBERT P. DOW", "PRINTED IN THE U.S.A"
ITEM NOTES: This is from an antique book collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MDX16 LAAEX8/16 psVABEX08/16 SABEX03/31/21
CONDITION: 5- (Very Good+): The book shows heavy wear, mostly to the cover and the binding shows separation, pages show age discoloration, all pages seem to be intact, overall very good condition.