1894 Antique Hard Cover Book Hawthorne's A Wonder Book For Girls & Boys
A beautiful very old hard covered book by Nathaniel Hawthorne. This one is A Wonder Book For Girls & Boys. The cover is a deep red with gold embossed title and floral design. The side and the spine is a cream white and also embossed printing in gold.
This books measures approximately 6 by 4 1/2 inches and has 224 pages. There is some wear to the book but not bad considering the age. All pages appear to be intact, although one or tow of the first pages are loose.
As shown in the last photo, there are four books that may have been part of set. They include:
Mosses From An Old Manse
A Wonder Book For Girls & Boys
The Snow Image
The House Of The Seven Gables