Songs Before Sunrise Poetry by Algernon Swinburne 1871 Antiquarian Leather BookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Songs Before Sunrise, by Algernon Charles Swinburne.
Published 1871, London by F.S. Ellis.
287 pages. Text in English.
Period 1/2 leather binding, raised bands, embossed compartment decorations, gilt title lettering on contrasting black leather label, marbled covers, edges, and end papers.
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.7 1/2 "H x 5 1/4"W.