Lady's Friend 1870 Mrs. Henry Peterson Women's Magazine Fashion RecipesBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Leather Books, Collected Books, Women's Magazines, Fashion, Recipes).
The Lady's Friend, edited by Mrs. Henry Peterson.
Published 1870, Philadelphia, by Deacon & Peterson.
820 pages. Text in English. Wood engraving Illustrated throughout.
Period 1/2 leather binding, raised & gilt bands, gilt title lettering,
Binding remains clean, tight, and sound. Leather is supple. Light wear and age scuffing or small staining, binding still presents well.
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. 9 5/8"H x 6 1/2"W.