Lady of Lurlei & Other Stories for Children 1852 juvenile's illustrated bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Children's Books, Illustrated Books, 19th Century Books).
Lady of the Lurlei: and Other Stories for the Entertainment and Instruction of the Young.
Published 1852, Philadelphia by Lippincott, Grabo, & Co.
127 pages. Text in English. Wood engraved illustrated throughout.
Publisher's cloth binding, embossed cover decorations, gilt title lettering. Binding remains clean, tight, and sound. Interior contents display light to moderate age spotting.
Book remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive. At the top corner of the text block is an old damp stain as seen in pics.
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Book Measures c. 6" H x 4 7/8" W.