Leather bindings beautiful pair 2 old books 1864-72 hand color plates gilt patternsBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
1872, Tours, Alfred Mame et Fils.
pp. 576. Full leather, gilt decorated covers and spine, all edges gilt, four beautiful hand colored plates.
Grandeurs de Saint Joseph.
1864, Clermont-Ferrand, Librairie Catholique.
pp. 424. Unusual and fine embossed and diced leather binding. Spine richly gilt decorated and lettered, covers with intricate patterning and diamond shapes. Marbled edges and endpapers.
Tallest book measures: 5 7/8" H X 3 3/4" W.
Shortest book measures: 4 5/8" H X 3 3/8" W.
Set along the shelf measures: 2 1/4".