The Talisman; or, Bouquet of Literature and the Fine Arts

London and Paris: Whittaker, Treacher, and Co. and Giraldon-Bovinet & Co., n.d. ca. 1850. Hardcover. A pretty copy of one of the gift books that were so popular in the 19th century. Filled with pieces by such writers as Leigh Hunt, Shelley, Keats, Hazlitt, Lamb, Wordsworth, and Coleridge, and many black and white illustrations. Bound in red leather with gilt ornaments on covers and spine. Bumping, light scrapes but still very nice. A.e.g. Occasional spotting on interior pages. Ownership label dated 1850 to front pastedown and signature dated 1934 on free front endpaper. 288 pages. LIT/041421. Very Good.

Item #35079

Price: $30.00

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