Daughters of America Women of the Century 1883 Phebe Hanaford illustrated bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Americana, Women's History, Famous Americans).
Daughters of America or Women of the Century, by Phebe A. Hanaford.
Published 1883, Boston, by B. B. Russell.
730 pages. Text in English. Illustrated with steel engraved frontis portrait plus numerous offset portrait plates.
Publisher's illustrated pictorial cloth binding, gilt spine and cover decorations, embossed ruled covers, all edges gilt.
Cloth lightly rubbed, small splits at spine ends, overall clean and attractive. Text block still square, tight and sound. Interior contents largely free of age spotting.
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 3/4"H x 5 7/8"W.