Golden Gift: A Token for All Seasons 1856 Poetry Collection gift bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Gift Books, Poetry Collections).
The Golden Gift: A Token for All Seasons, ed. by D.M. Fletcher.
Published 1856, Boston by J. Buffum.
128 pages. Text in English. Chromo-lithographed frontis protected by original tissue guard facing litho half title.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering & pictorial decorations, embossed in blind 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, rubbed, tissue guard with edge chip, yet still remains overall attractive as an object.
Text block paper is clean, 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. 4 1/2" H x 3" W.