Ballad Book Allingham 1907 Morrell leather binding ornate gilt work lovelyBrian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
Leather bound book, early 20th century, binding signed by Morrell Binder, Boston, Mass.
Grained full morocco, raised bands, ornate decorative dentelles, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt, engraved pictorial title page.
Leather remains supple,tiny chipping at spine head, slight loss at top corner of rear cover, all shown in video. Remains a beautiful book despite any age flaws.
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The Ballad Book, A Selection of the Choicest British Ballads. Editied by William Allingham.
1907, London, MacMillan and Co., Limited.
Book measures: 6 1/8" H X 4 1/4" W.