Alexander Hamilton American Statesmen 1898 Henry Cabot Lodge lovely leather bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Alexander Hamilton, by Henry Cabot Lodge.
Published 1898, Boston by Houghton Mifflin Company, Riverside Press.
317 pages. Text in English.
While examples of this title are available in cloth, examples in attractive period leather bindings like this are much scarcer.
Period 1/2 leather binding, raised & gilt bands, gilt title lettering, marbled covers and end papers, deckled edges, top edge gilt.
Binding remains clean, tight, and sound, spine displays a couple old short splits or bumps, still handsome on the shelf.
Text block remains overall clean, and displays a pleasing age patina.
Book remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 7 1/4" H x 5 1/2" W.