Poetry Anthologies gift books 1846 & 1865 Leather decorative gift bindingsBrian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
Both remain well preserved, mostly clean, sound and tight.
The Sacred Poets of England and America, for Three Centuries.
1849, New York, D. Appleton & Company. intricately gilt decorated and titles, with decorative inner dentelles, all edges gilt and five full page steel engraved plates.
The Household Book of Poetry Collected and Edited by Charles A. Dana.
1865, New York, D. Appleton and Company. Smooth red grained leather, gilt titled, all text set within boxes in tow columns. Thick comprehensive compendium of the era of what was then popular.
Smallest book measures: 9 1/2" H X 6 1/2" W.
Largest book measures: 10" H X 7 1/4" W.
Set along the shelf measures: 4 1/2".