Leaflets of Memory: an illuminated Annual for MDCCCXLVII.

Leaflets of Memory: an illuminated Annual for MDCCCXLVII.
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Philadelphia: E.H. Butler, 1847. 8vo, viii, 16- 305, [306]pp. Colored half-title, presentation page and contents page, 8 engravings. Cream calf, gilt stamped, with a central medallion of a rose branch and a white fuchsia painted red and green on a gold ground, spine gilt with a figure of Ceres, and a fountain, title gilt on a green label inlaid, gilt edges. A bit worn and browned. One in a series of bindings by Altemus signed on the backstrip in tiny letters. The first in the series appeared in 1844 and seems to have ended in 1855 with many if not all the annuals bound by Altemus. (Item Id: 110533)

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