Poetical Works of Oliver Goldsmith Irish poet 1843 pocket editionBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Poetry, Oliver Goldsmith, Pocket Books, 19th Century Books).
The Poetical Works of Oliver Goldsmith.
Published 1843, Philadelphia by John Locken.
118 pages. Text in English. Engraved frontis portrait protected by original tissue guards.
Period publisher's cloth binding, gilt spine decorations and title lettering, embossed cover decorations. Joint cloth split, but covers firmly attached, binding remains tight and sound.
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. 4 1/2" H x 3" W.