Feats on the Fjord c.1900 Martineau nice leather BookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Prize Books, Literature, 19th Century Books, Leather Binding).
Feats on the Fiord, by Harriet Martineau.
Published c.1900, London, Blackie & Son.
Period 1/2 red leather binding, raised and gilt bands, gilt decorated compartments, cloth covered boards, marbled edges and end papers. Old award bookplate to front paste-down. Paper of text block similar to newsprint paper and now well uniformly age browned and toned.
Book remains well preserved and very attractive on the shelf. It displays a beautiful age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c.7 "H x 5"W.