Robinson Crusoe Life & Adventures 1848 Daniel Defoe illustrated juvenile bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Robinson Crusoe, Fiction & Literature, Illustrated Books).
The Life and Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, by Daniel Defoe.
Published 1848, New York by Edward Kearny.
335 pages. Text in English. Wood engraved frontis. Illustrated throughout.
Scarce American imprint of this classic fantasy tale.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt pictorial spine & cover decorations, gilt title lettering, embossed cover designs.
Item is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding age worn, spine ends frayed, covers sun faded and rubbed with small staining, yet still remains overall attractive as an object.
Text block paper is toned with moderate scattered spotting and small staining, 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. 6" H x 5" W.