Twin Sisters Sophia & Charlotte Melford Juvenile Adventures 1823 children's bookBrian DiMambro
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Juvenile Books, Children's Stories, Adventures, Women Authors, moral instruction for women and youth).
The Twin Sisters; or, Two Girls of Nineteen: Being the Interesting Adventures of Sophia and Charlotte Melford. An Affecting Narrative, Written by Charlotte, One of the Sisters.
Published 1823, New York by W. Borradaile.
36 pages. Text in English. Engraved frontispiece by Prudhomme with original hand color.
No wrappers, removed from bound volume long ago. Rare imprint in any condition.
Booklet 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 or inoffensive signs of handling and time but nothing severe or unsightly, book remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is toned, scattered spotting, sound as issued.
Still attractive on the shelf. The booklet 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.
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Book Measures c. 7 1/4" H x 4 1/2" W.