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Price: EUR 90,00

[Illustrated book] Flodin, Sigfrid (publisher)

Litografiskt Allehanda. Album för Svensk Konst. Femte Årgången 1865.

Stockholm. Sigfrid Flodin. 1864-1865. 4:o. 32 x 26 cm. Volume 5 in 12 parts. Title + contents + 94 pp. + 48 plates. Each part has 4 plates and 8 pages. Part 12 has 10 pages, including the title leaf and contents.

Yellow printed wrappers. Some of the wrappers with frayed margins and the occasional stain, and tear. Interior generally in very nice condition. The odd stain or spot here and there. Some creases. Name inscription at one of the wrappers.

Litografiskt Allehanda was published in five annuals. This is the final year. The work contains views, reproductions of art works, poems, songs and short stories of all kinds. The relatively low cost made it possible for ordinary people to come in touch with the art- and literary world, which at this time for the most part was a past time for the rich. It became popular in its time. It is uncommon to find this work in its original wrappers.The stamp of "Tullmuseum Dalarö" at the back wrappers.

Item No: 2206
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