Fan favourites: True blue photo gallery - myLusciousLife
Love pictures of blue colours? Then you'll love our large collection of images in this Luscious "True blue" photo gallery...
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Ephemera: Vintage Book Bindings
I admit to judging a book by it's cover and that instinct has not yet led me astray, and I read quite abit. These covers would totally draw my attention....gorgeous to behold, and I bet, a great read as well.These are from the collection of William Spencer, an avid book collector from the turn of the century who died aboard the Titanic.They date from 1880-1910 and represent some of the best French bindings from that period.Images from the New York Public Library.
Antique French Book C1850; Theodore et Pauline 2nd Edition Megard et Fils Rouen
There is no two ways about it, this book has something of the Fabulous Fatigued French look about it but it also has a fabulous and historically romantic binding. Yes, it is shabby there is no denying but just look at the detail on the binding. The green and gold and white colours in gorgeous scrolling highly ornate design. It also has a central vignette on the front of Théodore and Pauline, in a bucolic scene, with Pauline seated under a tree. The book came from the Bibliothèque Morale de…
Victorian Photo Album with Celluloid Picture Ornate Trim and | Etsy
Offered is a wonderful Victorian Photo Album with a winter scene which I believe is on a celluloid background. There is an abundance of ornate gilt metal trim on the front side. Both sides are covered in a velvet type of fabric that has a leaf pattern and is in a lovely olive green. This album has no pictures and is being sold as/is due to no lock, some wear on the velvet fabric (there are some areas that have become threadbare), some oxidation areas on the gilt trim and a few of the…