Six Mince Pies and Other Stories c. 1860's scarce illustrated children's bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Children's Books, Illustrated Books).
The Six Mince Pies, and Other Stories.
Published c. 1850-60's, Boston by Henry A. Young.
63 pages. Text in English.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt spine, embossed cover designs.
Item is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding age worn, cloth slightly scuffed, yet still remains overall attractive as an object. Early chromo card affixed to front pastedown.
Text block paper is clean, internally well preserved, little staining or soiling, any flaws of a minor type unworthy of specific mention.
Still attractive on the shelf. Item displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 4 1/2" H x 3" W.