Scrap Book Album c.1840-80 with 370 scraps & trade cards interesting unique funBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
[Scrap Book, 19th Century Images, Engravings, Poster Stamps, Newspaper Clippings].
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Personal visual Scrapbook.
Published c.1848-1880, America.
118 pages, with c. 370 different images. Contains both color lithographed images, as well as black and white wood engravings. Couple images have original hand color c.1850's.
Period 1/4 leather binding, marbled covers. Front hinge detached, pages either detached or somewhat loose as a result. Well worn as typical of scrapbooks, various faults impossible to describe, every single page shown in video so please watch.
Contains a fascinating range of often interesting images, many no doubt random one of a kind survivals.
Book measures: 13 1/2" H X 8 1/4" W.