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THE FLORAL GIFT; FROM NATURE AND THE HEART.

By: CHAUNCEY, MARY

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Worcester (MA), Jonathan Grout: 1847 (1846)

Seller ID: 2721

Condition: Very Good


32mo (3” x 4 3/8”). pp. 128. Unsigned striped dresscloth binding. a.e.g. Includes hand-painted frontis.; decorated half-title and a variety of engraved tailpieces. A book of early American floriography (the language of flowers). A very good copy with light degree of fading and small chips to the head and tail of the spine; light rubbing to the corners. Exceptionally scarce. AAS 397027; Not in Faxon or American Imprints. View more info

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MORNING FACE

By: [Unidentified (binding design)]; Stratton-Porter, Gene

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday, Page & Company: 1916

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1248

Condition: Very good +


4to (8¼” x 10¼"). pp. 127. Unsigned binding design in blue and two tones of textured gold on turquoise cloth of birds flying across a marsh as the sun rises. Includes 1 color plate and 80 black and white illustrations after photographs by the author. A book of nature lore written for children. A striking and evocative binding design whose textured gold bird motifs seemingly take flight in the light. Scarce in this condition. MacLean 234. View more info