Santa Claus Stories 1898 McLoughlin Brothers Christmas stories children's bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Children's Books, Christmas, Children's Books, Illustrated Books).
Santa Claus Stories.
Published 1898, New York by McLoughlin Bros.
187 pages. Text in English. Illustrated throughout with b&w line drawings, color frontis.
Publisher's cloth binding, illustrated color lithographed paper over boards cover.
Binding remains clean, tight, and sound. Interior contents uniformly well age toned due to wood pulp paper used, display a pleasing if strong age patina, largely free of age spotting.
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.
Still a very nice looking 19th century Christmas book.
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Book Measures c. 10 1/4" H x 8 1/4" W.