Museum a Collection of Foreign Literature and Science 1825 old American bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Literature, Science, Collected Works).
The Carpere et Colligere: The Museum of Foreign Literature and Science.
Volume 7 (stands alone) published 1825, Philadelphia by E. Littell.
540 pages. Text in English.
Interesting assortment of topics on a wide range of issues.
Period 1/2 leather binding, smooth spine, gilt bands, gilt title lettering on contrasting red leather label, marbled covers.
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. 8 3/4" H x 5 1/2" W.