A Question of Color early Interracial Marriage 1895 Philips literary novellaBrian DiMambro
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Fiction, Literature, Interracial Marriage, Love).
A Question of Color, by F.C. Philips.
Published 1895, New York by Frederick A. Stokes Company.
147 pages. Text in English.
Relatively early American novel dealing with this theme.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering & cover decorations, embossed cover title lettering.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, spine head slightly chipped and frayed, light scattered mottling, mostly light or inoffensive signs of handling and time but nothing severe or unsightly, book remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, still clean, tight, sound internally.
Still attractive on the shelf. The book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in overall nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws which may be present seem easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 6 1/4" H x 4" W.