English Reformation Collected Historical Essays 1849 Maitland nice leather bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Essays on Subject Connected with the Reformation in England, by S.R. Maitland.
Published 1849, London by Francis & John Rivington.
590 pages. Text in English. Publisher's catalog at rear.
Period 1/2 leather binding, patterned gilt bands & title lettering on contrasting title labels, marbled covers and end papers, top edge gilt, slightly deckled edges.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition. Book plate to front paste down.
Binding gently age worn but still appealing, leather rubbed but still supple, joints slightly scuffed, small 1/2" crack at base of front joint, covers firmly and strongly attached, book remains overall attractive as an object.
Text block paper is gently toned, internally still 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. 9" H x 6" W.