Sign of Golden Calf Collected Witticism 1905 Antrim book art nouveau DJ & coverBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Early 20th Century Books, Art Nouveau, Witticisms, Bon Mots).
At the Sign of the Golden Calf, by Minna Thomas Antrim.
Published 1905, Philadelphia by Henry Altemus Company.
88 pages. Text in English.
Publisher's wonderful colorful paper covered boards. Retains original dust jacket with lovely art nouveau illustrations (well chipped).
A really lovely book in an early and rare dust jacket.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, mostly light signs of handling and time but nothing offensive or severe, book remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, internally still clean, tight, sound internally.
Still attractive on the shelf. The book 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 book 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.
Book Measures c. 6" H x 4 1/2" W.