(Miniature Scrapbook)

Miniature Portraits.

Philadelphia: 1895. 2 vols. Unpaginated. An handmade album of portraits of various literary and historical figures and landmarks, each one clipped from a different source and adhered to its own page. Among those represented are Demosthenes, Ulysses Grant, and Washington Irving. A miniature record of the maker's aspirations and admirations. Handwritten title page in both volumes. In a later binding of full red cloth over boards. Trace exterior rubs, else near fine. Additional images laid in to both volumes. (Measures 3 by 3 in.; 78x78 mm). Item #31967

Price: $350.00