Ladies' Sketch Book 1852 Daniel Smith women's advice moral tales characterBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Books for Women, Literary Anecdotes, Advice, Manners, Etiquette).
The Ladies' Book of Anecdotes and Sketches of Character, compiled by Rev. Daniel Smith.
Published 1852, New York by Carlton & Phillips
448 pages. Text in English.
Publisher's cloth binding, ornate scrolled gilt spine decorations and title, embossed cover designs.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, cloth speckled and mottled, remains overall attractive as an object.
Text block paper is age toned, internally still well preserved, tight, sound.
Still attractive on the shelf. Book 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" H x 4" W.