The Season 1842 James Thomson Poetry lovely illustrated gift edition bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Poetry, Gift Editions, 19th century books, Illustrated Books).
The Seasons, by James Thomson.
Published 1842, London by Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans.
320 pages. Text in English. Numerous wood engraved illustrations throughout by numerous artists including Bell, Cope, Creswick, Knight, Stone, Townsend.
Period cloth gift binding, elaborate gilt spine decorations, gilt cover decorations, marbled end papers.
Cloth rubbed, worn and slightly faded.
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 3/4" H x 6 1/2" W.