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Brown patterned cloth, quarterbound with beighe backstrip patterned with etched silver decorations and gilt title. Quarterbound though not leather. Ex-Libris with call numbers on thin spine and residue from card pocket and date due slip in back (both removed) . No other markings. Some edge and corner wear. Al l tissue guards are present but the first one has a quarter of the page (bottom right) torn off but present. Overall book is square, binding is secure and photogravures are Excellent. ; B&W Photogravures; Oblong Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Unpaginated pages; Collection of six photogravures of American scenes which are impressed or etched into the heavy stock paper. The photogravures are: On the Fence by Miss E. J. Farnsworth, Silver Stream (right side reads "Halfwright pinxt." -- no idea) , Going to Market (no artist) , The Crossing Place (no artist) , Returning from the Fete (possibly A? Moreau printed on image, lower right) , Pastoral Forms. Very nice photogravures from the 19th century. WorldCat locates no copies of this book.
Title: Scenes from Nature Six Photo-Gravures
Location Published: New York, Frederick A. Stokes Company: 1893
Book Condition: Good+
Seller ID: 9680
Keywords: americana photogravure