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1870 HANDWRITTEN MANUSCRIPT TRAVEL DIARY STARTING FROM ENGLAND ON TO AMERICA

By: J.F. SMITH

Price: $665.99

Publisher: Monroe Michigan MI Wakefield/Barnsby UK, 1870

Seller ID: 000662

Condition: Poor


On offer is an unusual and intriguing 1870 travel diary penned, research suggest, by Mr. J.F. Smith who begins the book in the Wakefield/Barnsby area of England. Beginning January 1st the diarist fully writes up until the day his trip ends on April 20th when it seems he returns home to the shores of the USA. In fact it almost comes as a surprise that he boards ship. Also very interesting this diary which is in poor shape has a one page insert from an old November 1869 journal stuck in among the 1870 book. Book has pulled away from the binding and title page is torn and overall in rough shape b... View more info