Thomas Bailey Aldrich signed letter book 1874 Cameos Works Walter Savage LandorBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Cameos Selected from the Works of Walter Savage Landor, ed. by E.C. Stedman and T.B. Aldrich.
Published 1874, Boston by James R. Osgood and Company.
128 pages. Text in English. Illustrated throughout with small engraved.
With a 1904 manuscript letter signed by T.B. Aldrich tipped in at front, plus his dated 1904 signature on the blank fly leaf.
Period gift binding, gilt title lettering and decorations, all edges gilt. Bindings remain clean, tight, and sound. Interior contents display a pleasing age patina, largely free of age spotting.
Book remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. It is clean, bright and displays a pleasing age patina, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 7" H x 5 1/2" W.