Fore-edge painting English Tudor architecture 1853 leather book FenelonBrian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
Fore Edge Painting- English Tudor architecture- (Liberty of London style building?).
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Selections from the Writings of Fenelon: with A Memoir of His Life, Mrs. Follen.
1853, London, George Routledge and Co. pp.275.
Period grained full morocco, gilt decorated turn-ins. Old fore-edge painting done long ago, almost certainly not recent.
Binding shows signs of age, time and handling but leather remains supple, binding is sound, tight, clean and with a fine age patina.
Books measure: 6 1/2" H X 4 1/4" W.