The Dairyman's Daughter c. 1830's Rev. Legh Richmond Christian parable old bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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The Dairyman's Daughter: An Authentic Narrative, by Rev. Legh Richmond, rector of Turvey.
Published c. 1835, London, by The Religious Tract Society.
158 pages. Text in English. Illustrated throughout with wood engravings.
Period 1/2 leather binding, smooth spine, gilt bands & title lettering, marbled covers.
Binding remains clean, tight, and sound.
Text block remains overall clean, and displays a pleasing age patina.
Early owner's gift inscription: Presented by Phebe Anna Coles to Miss E. Wilson, 1837
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 1/4"H x 2 7/8"W.