Memoirs and Biography of Bryan Waller Procter (Barry Cornwall) 1877 old bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Leather Books, Bryan Waller Procter, Barry Cornwall, Memoirs, Biography, Collected Letters).
Bryan Waller Procter (Barry Cornwall): An Autobiographical Fragment and Biographical Notes with Personal Sketches of Contemporaries, Unpublished Lyrics, and Letters of Literary Friends.
Published 1877, London by George Bell and Sons.
306 pages. Text in English. Engraved frontis portrait.
Custom 1/2 leather binding, raised and gilt bands, gilt title lettering and spine decoration, marbled covers and end papers, top edge gilt. Binding remains clean, tight, and sound. Interior contents clean, largely free of age spotting.
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. 8 7/8" H x 6" W.