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LES SENTIERS FLEURIS DE LA JEUNESSE recueil de nouvelles, Bassanville, Mme. La Comtesse de
1 Bassanville, Mme. La Comtesse de LES SENTIERS FLEURIS DE LA JEUNESSE recueil de nouvelles
Paris P. -C. Lehuby 1880 Hardcover Very Good+ 8vo 
vii, (1), 381, (2) pages; Contents clean and tight in original binding of quarter leather over cloth covered boards. Gilt lettering at spine with raised bands and extensive gilt decoration within the compartments. Eleve de Mme. Campan. 12 lithographic plates by Bavalos. No date, but published around 1870-1880.; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. 
Price: 84.94 USD
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CHRISTMASTIDE containing Four Famous Poems by Favorite American Poets, Whittier, John Greenleaf ; Winslow Homer; Henry Wadsworth Longfellow; James Russell Lowell
2 Whittier, John Greenleaf ; Winslow Homer; Henry Wadsworth Longfellow; James Russell Lowell CHRISTMASTIDE containing Four Famous Poems by Favorite American Poets
Boston Houghton Mifflin Company 1877 Hardcover Very Good+ 8vo 
Publisher's light brown cloth binding decoratively stamped in gilt and black on spine and front cover. 67 wood engravings, including four by Winslow Homer included in the poem Excelsior, and numerous others after Thomas Moran (6), Jervis McEntee (2), William Hart (2), Jessie Curtis (16), A. V. S. Anthony (10), A. R. Waud (8), Frank T. Merrill (3) and others. Poems include The River Path by John Greenleaf Whittier; Excelsior by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow; The Rose by James Russell Lowell; and Baby Bell by Thomas Bailey Aldrich. A very attractive book - a brief pencil inscription on blank (dated 1882) & some wear at lower corner of front board, otherwise a clean, tight very nice book.; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. 
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