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    P. Hamilton Myers. The Miser's Heir; or, the Young Millionaire. Philadelphia: T.B. Peterson, [1854]. First edition. Twelvemo. Two works in one: a novel set in New York City, followed by the novella Ellen Welles; or, the Siege of Fort Stanwix, an Indian captivity tale.
    Rear of book contains nearly fifty pages of advertising for other publications (many with engraved illustrations), including Uncle Tom's Cabin, Davy Crockett, Slaves and Masters, et al. Publisher's cloth binding with gilt titles. Corners and spine ends bumped and showing. Backstrip peeling with some minor loss at spine ends. Some rubbing and edgewear to extremities. Front and rear hinges and joints cracked. Some foxing to endpapers. Good.



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