American Poetry 1836 Miss Gould Works 2 vols lovely leather set rare booksBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
[Old Books, Poetry, Hannah Flagg Gould, Leather Book Bindings, 19th Century Books, American Editions].
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Poems, by Miss H.F. Gould.
Published 1835-6, Boston by Hilliard, Gray & Co.
2 volumes, pp. 239, 192. Text in English.
Period grained full leather bindings, raised and gilt bands, gilt title lettering, gilt ruled covers, all edges and turn ins gilt. Marbled end papers.
Bindings and text blocks remain clean, tight, and sound. Some scattered light to moderate foxing throughout. Any age flaws are easy to overlook or forgive. A lovely set in wonderful antiquarian condition.
Books measure: 6 1/2" H X 4 1/8" W.
Set along the shelf measures: 1 1/2".