European Picturesque Tour Italy Holland Germany 1882 Seguin illustrated bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Decorative Book Bindings, Gift Bindings, Picturesque Tour in Europe, Illustrated Books).
A Picturesque Tour in Picturesque Lands, France, Spain, Germany, Switzerland, Holland, Belgium, Tyrol, Italy & Scandinavia by L.G. Seguin.
Published 1882, New York by A.C. Armstrong & Son.
241 pages. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout with over 200 illustrations, many full page.
Scarce 19th century pictorial work.
Publisher's gift cloth binding, elaborate gilt spine and cover decorations, embossed cover decorations, all edges gilt. Binding remains clean, tight, and sound, some splitting to cloth along joints and board tips.
Interior contents display a pleasing age patina, largely free of age spotting, small piece of frontis lower corner blank margin missing. First signature slightly protruding from textblock- slightly shaken.
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. 14" H x 10 1/4" W.