The Girl's Book 1849 L.H. Sigourney Rowland illustrated book for childrenBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Children's Books, Illustrated Books, Literature).
The Girl's Book, by Mrs. L. H. Sigourney.
Published 1849, New York, by Robert Carter & Brothers.
243 pages. Text in English. Engraved frontis and half title.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering & spine decorations, embossed cover decorations. Wood engraved frontis and half title, other full page wood engravings.
Binding remains exceptionally clean, tight, and sound.
Text block remains overall clean, and displays a pleasing age patina.
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. 6 1/4" H x 4 1/8" W.