American Poetry Anthology 1854 decorative gift binding pocket size editionBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Anthologies, Poetry, 19th Century Books, Gift Editions, American Poets).
Gems from American Poets.
Published 1854, New York by D. Appleton and Company.
222 pages. Text in English. Frontis engraving protected by original tissue guards.
Period publisher's cloth binding, elaborate floral gilt spine decorations, embossed floral cover designs, all edges gilt.
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. 4 1/4" H x 3" W.