The Floral Gift, from Nature and the Heart. Mary Chauncey.
The Floral Gift, from Nature and the Heart

The Floral Gift, from Nature and the Heart

Worcester, Mass. Jonathan Grout, Jr., 1847. Hardcover. 128 p.; 12 cm. Green cloth with gilt-stamped spine title and decoration; gilt-stamped floral illustration on front board; blind-stamped decoration on both boards. All page edges gilt. Yellow endpapers. Copyrighted 1846 by Thomas Drew, Jr. No date of publication. The publisher's 1846 edition at 203 Main St. included a frontispiece and engraved title page. The publisher's address on this title page is 201 Main St.; the absence of both a frontispiece and an engraved title page suggests that this was issued in 1847. Includes title index. Former owner's inscription on blank leaf following front endpapers: Fannie Nissley, Mount Joy, Pa. In Good+ Condition: slightly cocked; cloth is discolored; light dampstaining along lower edge of first few leaves; some page corners are creased; light foxing thoughout; underlining and a few marginal comments. Good +. Item #003971

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