Autobiography of Leigh Hunt 1860 English critic essayistBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Leigh Hunt, Autobiography).
The Autobiography of Leigh Hunt, with Reminiscences of Friends and Contemporaries.
Published 1860, New York by Harper & Brothers.
2 Volumes. 299, 332 pages. Text in English.
Publisher's cloth bindings, embossed bands and cover decorations, gilt title lettering.
Bindings remain clean, tight, and sound- much nicer than typical for books of this pre-Civil War era.
Interior contents display a pleasing age patina, light to moderate age spotting throughout.
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. 8" H x 5 1/2" W.