American Booksellers' Guide 1871 w/ advertising periodical twelve monthly issuesBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Leather Books, American Booksellers' Guide, 19th Century Books).
The American Booksellers' Guide.
Published monthly, 1871.
480 pages. Text in English. 12 issues of this monthly periodical bound in one volume. Profusion of advertising throughout, some with woodcut illustrations.
Wonderful insight into the book market at this time in 19th century America.
Period 1/2 leather binding, raised bands, gilt title lettering, marbled covers and end papers. Binding remains clean, tight, and sound. Interior contents display a pleasing age patina largely free of age spotting.
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. 9" H x 6" W.