Biskra Algeria c.1870's Souvenir Photo Album 12 mounted albumen photosBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Photo Albums, Souvenir Albums, Algeria, Biskra, Albumen Photos).
Souvenir de Biskra.
Published c. 1865-80?
12 mounted albumen photos.
Cloth binding, gilt cover decorations, views all mounted onto heavy card stock accordion (leporello) format.
Cloth cover dusty, spine faded and spotted, cover gilt still bright. 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. 6 7/8" H x 4 1/2" W.