Art Nouveau-era 1905 lovely leather book bindings x 2 gilt Maxims PhilosophyBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Early 20th century book bindings. Beautiful period full crushed morocco, raised bands, gilt spine lettering and decorations. Gilt inner dentelles, hand-made paper with original deckled edges, fine typography, wide blank margins, top edges gilt.
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Essays, by Matthew Arnold.
1906, London, Arthur L. Humphreys. Splendid Art Nouveau gilt decorated covers.
1905, London, Arthur L. Humphreys.
Books measure: 6 1/2" H X 5 1/4" W.
Pair along the shelf measures: 2".