The Album Wreath of Music and Literature
Published by de la Rue, James and Russ, London, no date given, c 1840 ?. 102 pages,  (music),13 engraved plates (including The Pedagogue, The Gleaner), laminated title page with decorative titles and border, various subject matter (poetry, prose, musings and songs including All is Not May, Summer Streams, Unision with white titles on a black background), owner's loose inserts (including numerous pressed fronds, red silk strands, colour cut-out), some blank leaves, a handsome volume also with interesting pressed ferns and silk strands, Original Edition, very slight wear to spine, slight splitting to upper hinge, occasional foxing and staining, very good condition, black morocco with ornate blindstamped decoration to covers, gilt decorative borders and rules to boards, gilt titles to spine, all edges gilt, yellow satin effect endpapers with blue hinges, coloured leaves, folio, 26 x 21 cms, Hardback.
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