Flowers of Song c. 1890 Poetry Collection F.C. Weatherly illustrated old bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Poetry, Collected Poems, Illustrated Books).
Flowers of Song: A Choice Selection of Poets with Illustrations and an Introduction by Fred C. Weatherly.
Published c. 1890, New York by E.P. Dutton and Company.
approx. 100 pages, 8 full page color plates. Text in English. Illustrated throughout including full page chromolithographs by Nister of Bavaria.
Publisher's pictorial gilt lettered cloth binding, all edges gilt.
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 clean, gently uniformly age toned, internally well preserved, little staining or soiling, any flaws of a minor type unworthy of specific mention.
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. 9 1/4" H x 7 1/2" W.