Ralph Waldo Emerson Miscellaneous Works 1909 lovely leather bound bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Leather Books, Ralph Waldo Emerson, American Poets, Poetry).
The Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson - Miscellanies.
Published 1909, Boston.
425 pages. Text in English. Photograph frontis protected by original tissue guards. Red and black title page.
Period 1/2 leather binding, slightly raised gilt bands, gilt compartment decorations and title lettering, marbled covers and end papers. Binding remains clean, tight and sound. Interior contents clean and bright, 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 1/4" H x 5 3/4" W.