C.H. Lippincott American Illustrated Seed Catalog 1899 illustrated advertBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Americana, Vintage Advertising, Illustrated Books, ).
Miss C.H. Lippincott Flower Seeds.
Published 1899, Minneapolis, Minnesota by C.H Lippincott. Lithographed by J. Ottmann in the Puck Building, New York.
48 pages. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout.
Publisher's chromolithographed pictorial paper wrappers, oblong format.
Splendid little item with beautiful color covers, profusely illustrated throughout with line drawings.
Item is over 100 years old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Paper gently age worn, slight rubbing, remains overall clean and attractive as a fragile survival.
Paper is lightly toned, signs of handling, minor corner bends, internally still well preserved, tight, sound.
Still attractive on the shelf. The scarce pamphlet displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail and our best attempt to convey how this item survives.
Covers measures c. 5 1/4" H x 7" W.