Lives of Celebrated Women 1844 Samuel Goodrich Women's History illustrated bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, History, Women's History, Famous Women, Illustrated Books).
Lives of Celebrated Women, by Samuel Griswold Goodrich.
Published 1844, Boston, Bradbury, Soden, & Co.
352 pages. Text in English. Engraved frontis and half title protected by original tissue guard. Illustrated with several full page wood engraved plates.
A scarce title in this famous series by this well known author.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering, blind embossed cover designs.
Binding remains clean, tight, and sound, light spotting and rubbing.
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. 7" H x 4 3/4" W.