Dress Shield Book Vintage Ad 1904 I.B. Kleinert illustrated promo bookletBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Vintage Advertising, Americana, Illustrated Books, Dress Shields, Women's Fashion).
The Dress Shield Book - Everything a Woman Ought to Know About Dress Shields.
Published 1904, New York by I.B. Kleinert & Co.
24  pages. Text in English. Illustrated throughout.
Publisher's pictorial paper wrappers, final leaf is a supplemental sheet tipped in by publisher.
Booklet is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Booklet is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, mostly light or inoffensive signs of handling and time but nothing severe or unsightly, booklet remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, still clean, tight, sound internally.
The booklet displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in overall nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws which may be present seem easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail showing how this book survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books, maps and printed ephemera of all types and genres. Flaws seen and/ or described have been taken into account.
Book Measures c. 6" H x 3 1/4" W.