Mysterious Deaths in History 1901 Dr. Cabanes A. Maloine lovely leather bindingBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Les Morts Mysterieuses de l'Histoire. by Docteur Cabanes.
Published 1901, Paris by A. Maloine.
538 pages. Text in French.
Period 1/2 leather binding, raised bands, gilt compartment decorations and title lettering, marbled cover and end papers, top edge gilt. Old bookplate and description to endpapers.
Binding remains clean, tight, and sound- joints scuffed, couple spine scuff nicks, corners a bit worn. Still, very attractive with pleasing shelf appearance.
Interior paper uniformly age toned, contents display a pleasing age patina, largely free from 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. 9" H x 5 3/4" W.