Bible Pattern of a Good Woman 1867 C.L Balfour Advice for women female conductBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Religion, Christianity, Advice for Women, Illustrated Book).
The Bible Pattern of a Good Woman, by Mrs. C. L. Balfour.
Published 1867, London, by S. W. Partridge.
80 pages. Text in English. Wood engraved frontispiece. Illustrated with small in text wood engravings. * Extensive 32 pp. publisher's catalogue of Illustrated books at rear.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering and cover decorations, embossed cover designs,
Binding shaken, several leaves protruding, signatures loose, original stitching loosened.
Text block remains overall clean, and displays a pleasing age patina. With 1869 gift inscription.
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 4 7/8" W.