Charles Sealsfield Collected Poetry 1897 German Leather BookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Charles Sealsfield (Carl Postl), Der Dichter Beider Hemisphaeren. Sein Leben und Seine Werke, von Albert V. Faust.
Published 1897, Weimar by Emil Felber.
295  pages. Text in German. Frontis portrait protected by original tissue guards.
Period 1/2 leather binding, raised bands, gilt title lettering on contrasting leather labels, marbled covers
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding lightly and gently age worn, leather rubbed but still supple, joints slightly scuffed, spine slightly uniformly sunned, remains overall attractive as an object.
Text block paper is gently toned, internally still clean, well preserved, tight, sound.
Still attractive on the shelf. Book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 8 1/2" H x 5 3/4" W.