Little Peterkin Vandike 1899 Charles Stuart Pratt illustrated book Mermaid coverBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Little Peterkin Vandike - The Story of His Famous Poetry Party, by Charles Stuart Pratt.
Published 1899, Boston, L. C. Page and Company.
154 pages. Text in English. Illustrated throughout with full page plates plus in-text drawings.
Publisher's illustrated pictorial cloth binding (showing two mermaids in Art Nouveau style).
Binding moderately age soiled but still attractive, overall tight and sound. Interior contents display a pleasing age patina, largely free of age spotting.
Uncommon book in any condition.
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 3/8" H x 5 1/4" W.