Pocket Classical Dictionary Mythology History Geography 1847 near miniature book
Pocket Classical Dictionary Mythology History Geography 1847 near miniature book Pocket Classical Dictionary Mythology History Geography 1847 near miniature book Pocket Classical Dictionary Mythology History Geography 1847 near miniature book Pocket Classical Dictionary Mythology History Geography 1847 near miniature book Pocket Classical Dictionary Mythology History Geography 1847 near miniature book
$ 85.00

(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Mythology, Ancient History, Geography, Historical Dictionary).

The Pocket Classical Dictionary and Chronological Companion: Being a Guide to the Study of Mythology, Ancient History, and Ancient Geography.
Published 1847, Philadelphia by C. Bell.
266 pages. Text in English. 

Scarce pre-1850 American imprint in decorated publishers cloth.

Close to miniature size, the type size is tiny and the book feels like a miniature.

Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering, embossed cover designs.

Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.

Binding gently age worn, joints slightly scuffed, remains overall attractive as an object.

Text block paper is gently toned, light scattered age spotting, 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. 

Please review photos for more detail showing how this antique book survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books. Flaws seen and described have been taken into account.

Book Measures c. 3 3/4" H x 2 1/2" W.

[B4087].