Fireside Pictures 1863 illustrated woodcut children's book Religion ChristianityBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Religion, Christianity, Children's Books, Illustrated Books).
Published 1863, New York by the American Tract Society.
64 pages. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout with small wood engravings on almost every page.
With 1868 owners name/ date in pencil on fly leaf.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering, gilt pictorial cover designs, embossed cover designs.
Item is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding age worn, yet still remains overall attractive as an object.
Text block paper is soiled from thumbing and browsing.
Still attractive on the shelf. Item 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. 6 1/4" H x 4 1/8" W.