Angel in Top Hat.

By: Steele, Zulma.

Price: $175.00

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319 pp., portrait frontis; 8vo; green cloth with light foxing top edge; moderate offset tanning to pastedowns and endpapers; foxing at the lower leading edge of frontis & title page. In price-clipped dust jacket with foxing at flap edge and flap interiors; browning tape reinforcement and repairs at inside & outside edges. Illustrated with period reproductions.

This bizarre figure was a puzzle for half a century to his fellow wealthy New Yorkers and the whole United States. Henry Bergh, here emerges from obscurity as a colorful and stout-hearted crusader, the "friend of every friendless beast," founder of the American Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals."

Title: Angel in Top Hat.

Author Name: Steele, Zulma.

Categories: Biography & Autobiography,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: N.Y. & London, Harper & Bros.: 1942

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very good condition in Fair jacket, in protective mylar wrap

lbs: 3.00 lbs

Seller ID: 4928

Keywords: 19th Century History New York Politics