Kathrina and Bittersweet 1872 J.G. Holland Poetry Collection old leather bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Kathrina: Her Life and Mine, A Poem & Bittersweet: A Poem by J.G. Holland.
Published 1872, New York by Scribner, Armstrong, & Co.
287, 220 pages. Text in English.
Period full leather binding, raised bands, gilt and embossed compartment decorations, gilt title lettering, embossed ruled covers, all edges and turn ins gilt, marbled end papers.
Binding remains clean, tight, and sound. Interior contents display a pleasing age patina, largely free of age spotting.
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. 7" H x 5" W.