Rare Antique Book (1866)"History Of The Coopershop Volunteer Refreshment Saloon". Antique book in absolutely wonderful condition! The edges of the pages are gilt.They have aged commensurate with age age. There seems to be a little discoloration on the top gilt pages, but other than that they're in pristine condition. The hard cover of the book front and back is in excellent condition. The front of the book it is embossed with gold colored stamp of the Cooper shop. The back is embossed, but does not have color.
The side binding has a border top and bottom and the letters are embossed with a golden color. The original tissue paper page between the inner picture and the publisher's name is intact and is beautiful. There is a dedication of the book at the front. It was dedicated to someone in 1876.
This book screams history, and is in beautiful condition. Any collector would be excited to have this in their collection.