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Home: A Book for the Family Circle, by Rev. W.K. Tweedie.
Published 1870, Springfield, Massachusetts by W.J. Holland & Co.
423 pages. Text in English. Engraved frontis protected by original tissue guard, couple other steel engraved plates throughout.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering, gilt spine & cover decorations, gilt ruled covers.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, mostly light signs of handling and time but nothing offensive or severe, book remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, internally still clean, tight, sound internally.
Still attractive on the shelf. The book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in overall nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws which may be present seem easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail showing how this book survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books, maps and printed ephemera of all types and genres. Flaws seen and/ or described have been taken into account.
Book Measures c. 8" H x 5" W.