Madame Tussaud & Mrs Jarley's Wax Museums 1867-1935 Lot x 4 Advertising CatalogsBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Vintage Advertising, Wax Figures, Museums, Madame Tussaud's, Mrs. Jarley's, Illustrated Books).
Lot x 4 Wax Figure Museum Catalogs.
Published 1867-1935, United States and Britain by Various.
4 booklets, each c. 24-80 pages. Text in English. Illustrated throughout.
Publisher's pictorial paper wrappers.
Each is scarce/ uncommon, together a unique lot.
Lot is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Lot is not new or in "new" condition.
Bindings moderately age worn, various edge chips, small flaws, small stains, etc.- mostly light or inoffensive signs of handling and time, nothing severe or unsightly, lot remains overall attractive.
Paper is gently toned, still clean, tight, sound internally.
The lot 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.
Please review photos for more detail showing how this lot survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books, maps and printed ephemera of all types and genres. Flaws seen and/ or described have been taken into account.
Books Measure c. 8 1/2" H x 5 1/4" W.