The Iris: An Illuminated Souvenir, for MDCCCLIII
Place Published: Philadelphia, PA
Publisher: Lippincott, Grambo & Company
Date Published: 1853
Binding: Leather bound
Book Id: 13605
314pp. Octavo [23.5 cm] Full leather with decorative floral gilt stamping to boards and backstrip. Title gilt stamped on backstrip. All edges gilt. Very good. Volume has been rebacked with the original backstrip laid over. Corners have been covered in new brown Moroccan. New endsheets and pastedowns added. Internally clean with only minor sporadic foxing.
All twelve full-page plates are present (including the two illuminated plates).