Queen Victoria 1897 Diamond Jubilee Souvenir Booklet Illustrated London NewsBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Illustrated Books, United Kingdom, Queen Victoria, Diamond Jubilee, Period Advertising, Portraits).
Illustrated London News Diamond Jubilee Number, 1897.
Published 1897, London by the Proprietors of the Illustrated London News.
54 pages. Text in English. 12 gorgeous high-key chromo-lithographed plates. Abundant period advertising.
Chromo-lithographed illustrated paper wrapper.
A beautiful example of late 19th century chromolithographic printing.
Item is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding age worn, edges chipped, corners slightly curled, spine paper a bit chipped, bump at top of spine, yet still remains overall attractive as an object.
Text block paper is clean, internally well preserved, little staining or soiling, any flaws of a minor type unworthy of specific mention.
Still attractive on the shelf. Item displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 15 3/4" H x 12" W.