Reveries of a Bachelor Literature 1892 Mitchell decorative leather gift bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Reveries of a Bachelor: Or, A Book of the Heart, by Ik Marvel (Donald Grant Mitchell).
Published 1892, New York by Charles Scribner's Sons.
286 pages. Text in English. Title page printed in red and black.
Period 1/2 leather binding, raised bands, gilt title lettering and compartment decorations, floral covers and end papers, all edges gilt. Binding remains clean, tight, and sound.
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 1/2" H x 5 1/8" W.