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The Love of Dress. A Sketch from Real Life.


Published by American Sunday School Union, Philadelphia, 1847
Condition: Good Hardcover
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72 pages; with a tissue-guarded woodcut frontispiece by Gilbert Guinon(?); and a few tailpiece illustrations following the chapters; mainly a Christian cautionary tale for youth concerning vanity and pride in matters other than spiritual, text followed by a poem relating to the same; previous owner sentiment on endpaper; red cloth binding, decoratively blindstamped and with gilt spine titles and gilt decoration; some edge, tips wear, soiling to binding; foxing throughout the pages of the book; good condition, interesting floral and symbol interpretation sentiment history. Bookseller Inventory # 18707

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Title: The Love of Dress. A Sketch from Real Life.

Publisher: American Sunday School Union, Philadelphia

Publication Date: 1847

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Good

Edition: First Edition

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