Reminiscences of Charleston, Lately Published in the Charleston Courier, and Now Revised and Enlarged by the Author. Charles Fraser.
Reminiscences of Charleston, Lately Published in the Charleston Courier, and Now Revised and Enlarged by the Author
Reminiscences of Charleston, Lately Published in the Charleston Courier, and Now Revised and Enlarged by the Author
Reminiscences of Charleston, Lately Published in the Charleston Courier, and Now Revised and Enlarged by the Author
Reminiscences of Charleston, Lately Published in the Charleston Courier, and Now Revised and Enlarged by the Author
Reminiscences of Charleston, Lately Published in the Charleston Courier, and Now Revised and Enlarged by the Author

Reminiscences of Charleston, Lately Published in the Charleston Courier, and Now Revised and Enlarged by the Author

Charleston, SC: John Russell, 1854. First edition. 8vo. 119 pp. Fraser (1782-1860) gave up a promising career in the law in the 1810s to become one of the best American miniature painters of the 19th century. This book "[gives] an authentic picture of the [ante-bellum] community" (DAB). Howes F-340. Sabin 25675. Turnbull III, p. 183. Bookplate, Charleston owner's name on the front endpaper, persistent foxing, but a good solid copy. Original purple cloth (rubbed and spotted, spine ends a little chipped), gilt spine title (dull). (#8230). Item #61263

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