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    [Yankee Hill]. Scenes from the Life of an Actor. Compiled from the Journals, Letters, and Memoranda of the Late Yankee Hill. New-York: Garrett & Co., 1853. Octavo. Original cloth. Heavy rubbing and wear on covers and extremities, edges and corners bumped. Minor loss on head and tail of backstrip. Pencil ownership signature on front free endpaper. Loss on upper portion of pp. [45-46], loss to first four lines of text on recto and verso. Open tears with loss on lower corners of pp. 37-40 and 109-116, a bit of loss to text on pp. 37-38; some chipping and tears on fore-edges of pp. 161-184. Over-opened in several places. Light scattered foxing. Fair. From the collection of Zita Books.

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    Biography of the writer and actor notable for his depiction of Yankee characters, as well as being the brother of American conductor, Ureli Corelli Hill.



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