Fashion or Siska van Roosemael 1849 Henrik Conscience illustrated bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Fashion, or Siska Van Roosemael [From the Flemish], by Henrik Conscience.
Published 1849, New York, Edward Dunigan & Brother.
169 pages. Text in English. Illustrated with 30 wood engravings.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt spine decorations and title lettering, embossed cover designs.
Binding cocked (askew). Cloth clean but lightly rubbed, worn at spine ends and corners.
Interior contents display a pleasing age patina, light scattered small spotting and soiling.
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. 6 1/8" H x 4 1/8" W.