Women of Modern France 1907 Huge P. Thieme leather bound history of womenBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Early 20th Century Books, Leather Book Binding, Women's History, France).
Woman: In All Ages and In All Countries. Volume VII. Women of Modern France, by Hugo P. Thieme.
Published 1907, Philadelphia, by George Barrie & Sons.
414 pages. Text in English. Illustrated throughout with numerous full page plates printed in different tinted states, color litho frontis..
1/2 leather binding, raised bands, elaborate gilt compartment decorations, gilt title lettering, marbled covers and end papers, all edges gilt.
Binding remains clean, tight, and sound. Beautiful example of this nice looking 100+ year old book.
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. 8 1/2" H x 5 1/2" W.