Frank Leslie's Sunday Magazine 1881 July-December rare illustrated 6 months bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Leather Books, 19th Century Books, Frank Leslie's Sunday Magazine, Illustrated Periodical, Bound Volume).
Frank Leslie's Sunday Magazine, ed. by T. de Witt Talmage.
Published weekly, 1881, New York by Frank Leslie's Publishing House.
680 pages. Text in English. Illustrated throughout.
Profusely illustrated throughout with hundreds of wood engravings, numerous full page, some views, etc.
Period 1/2 leather binding, smooth spine, gilt bands, gilt title lettering. Complete 6 month run of this now scarce weekly American magazine, July to December, 1881.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, joints slightly scuffed, leather gently rubbed, remains overall attractive as an object.
Text block paper is gently toned, internally still well preserved, tight, sound.
Still attractive on the shelf. Book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail and our best attempt to convey how this antique book survives.
Book Measures c. 11" H x 8 1/4" W.