The Prattler Picture and Story Book for Children 1876 illustrated old bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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The Prattler: A Picture and Story Book for Boys and Girls, ed. by "Uncle Herbert"
Published 1876, Philadelphia by J.B. Lippincott & Co.
368 pages. Text in English. Profusely illustrated with engraved illustrations throughout, many full page.
Publisher's cloth binding, gift edition, embossed (stamped in blind) and gilt spine and cover decorations, color lithographed cover illustration.
Binding remains clean, tight, and sound. Interior contents clean and bright, largely free of age spotting. A lovely looking book.
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. 8 1/8" H x 6 1/8" W.