Autobiography of Joseph Jefferson 1889 NY fine leather book illustratedBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(autobiography, Joseph Jefferson ).
The Autobiography of Joseph Jefferson by Joseph Jefferson.
Published 1889, New York, The Century Co.
pp. 501. Profusely illustrated with full page line drawings.
Lovely period 1/2 leather binding. Red grained morocco, raised gilt bands, compartments with gilt devices and lettering, marbled covers and end papers, top edge gilt.
Book remains very well preserved and attractive on the shelf. Leather is supple, book is square, tight, sound and clean. It displays a beautiful age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 9 1/2 "H x 6 1/2"W.