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Treasures of Use and Beauty: An Epitome of the Choicest Gems of Wisdom, History, Reference and Recreation, Two Volumes in One, A Corps of Special Authors

Author    A Corps of Special Authors

Title   Treasures of Use and Beauty: An Epitome of the Choicest Gems of Wisdom, History, Reference and Recreation, Two Volumes in One

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   Detroit: F. B. Dickerson, 1883

Our Book #   004214

8vo Burgundy cloth decorated in black and gilt, bevelled edges. 507pp. Illustrated. An ambitious work which tried to fulfill many varied needs for information. Topics range from the officers of the national government and their salaries, the republic and its founders, and peculiar cases in presidential elections to the science of letter writing, making the home attractive, care of canaries, china painting, window gardening, and decalcomanie (decorating with transfers). Some edge, corner, and spine end wear; light staining to cloth. Overall a Good copy, clean and tight.

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