Hale, Sarah J., and Louis A. Godey (editors)
Title: Godey's Lady's-Book and Magazine Vol. LIII (53) [July-Dec. 1856] - Full Leather Binding
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Thus
Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
Publisher: Philadelphia, PA Louis A. Godey 1856
Seller ID: 041942
Full dark brown leather, both covers elaborately bordered in gilt, 5 raised spine bands with gilt-decorated compartments, text block edged in gilt, royal blue patterned endpapers hinged with red paper reinforcement. Six monthly issues bound into one volume, original binding. Leather is mildly rubbed along joints and at corners and spine extremities, with several light surface scratches on each panel. Minor binding lean. 572 pp., illus. w/ b&w engravings, tinted engraved plates, hand-colored plates. Former owner's name stamp on blank verso of front flyleaf.