Lying in all branches c.1836 Amelia Opie early embossed leather bindingBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Illustrations of Lying in All Its Branches, by Amelia Opie.
Published c.1840, Hartford, Connecticut by Andrus and Judd.
283 pages. Text in English.
Period early American full embossed leather binding, smooth spine compartments gilt decorated & lettered, cover designs stamped in blind. Any age flaws are easy to overlook or forgive.
Binding remains tight and sound. Interior contents display uniform age patina, with some spotting or foxing throughout.
Nice antiquarian survival, written by one of the leading female abolitionists of her time.
Book measures: 6 1/4" H X 4" W.