Age of Fable Bulfinch's Mythology 1900 illustrated juvenile book Greece RomeBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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The Age of Fable; or, Stories of the Gods of Greece and Rome, the Deities of Egypt, and the Eastern and Hindu Mythology by Thomas Bulfinch.
Published 1900, New York by Gilbert H. McKibbin.
256 pages. Text in English. Illustrated throughout, including color litho frontis and numerous full page color plates. Fantastic color pictorial cover.
Publisher's cloth binding, embossed tile lettering & cover decorations.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, mostly light signs of handling and time but nothing offensive or severe, book remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, internally still clean, tight, sound internally.
Still attractive on the shelf. The book 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 3/4" H x 5 1/4" W.