Godey's Lady's Book, Vol. XLV, July 1852.
Price: 45.00 USD
Philadelphia: Louis A. Godey, 1852. A lady's magazine with a range of topics from literature, music, furniture, fiction, costume, gardening and contemporary American events. This issue includes articles on architecture, and plates of A Summer House and the Metropolitan Hotel, Broadway, New York. Printing #2. 8vo, 108 pp, ads (iv). Paper wraps, with title in black at center of highly decorative floral wreath motif. No title at paper spine. Covers are dusty with rubbed and ruffled edges. Internally, first pages loose and toned, o/w very good, interior pages clean and bright.