LADIES' SOUVENIR - A Gift for All Seasons Highly Embellished with Three Colour Plates of Flowers and steel engravings

By: Multiple Authors

Price: $34.95

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good


Parts 1 and 2 bound together; 218; 208 pages; Scattered foxing, otherwise unmarked and secure in original blue cloth binding, The extensive gilt decoration mostly rubbed away, cloth quite worn at spine ends and corners. Free endpapers lacking, contents complete, including three full page colour plates of flowers (Rhodedendrum, Calliopse, Poets Lily & Pink) and three b&w engravings (Ermena Gray, Ancient Athens, The Shadows of the Past) OCLC Number: 35897620 Contents include a poem titled Merry Christmas by Mrs. F. Burge Smith, a story titled Maggie Turner's Christmas Feast, two articles by A. Wilder titled (1) The Education Suitable for Women and (2) Female Influence; a story by Fannie Fortescue titled Confessions of a Flirt; The Stepmother by Mary C. Vaughan, etc.; 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.

Title: LADIES' SOUVENIR - A Gift for All Seasons Highly Embellished with Three Colour Plates of Flowers and steel engravings

Author Name: Multiple Authors

Categories: Illustrated, Poetry, Literature, Womens Studies and Women Authors, 19th Century, Illustrated Books,

Publisher: New York, H. Dayton: c1850

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Size: 8vo

Seller ID: 41223

Keywords: Education of Women Colour Botanicals Engravings 19th Century Literature Anthologies Rhodedendrum Calliopse Poets Lily