1892 - Beautiful Thoughts( With Added Hand-Painted Watercolors, Calligraphy & Illuminated Letters)
By Henry Drummond
Arranged By Elizabeth Cureton
James Pott & Co., Publishers/ New York
A book of daily thoughts/ wisdom for each day of the year.
This book’s inscription states this was given as a Christmas gift in 1891. Inside there are ten pages with floral watercolor artwork added along with calligraphy and illuminated lettering “signifying important dates- births and deaths of various Hoyt family members” from Auburn, NY. These dates are all from the 1800s.
Ivory cloth with silver, gilt and brown floral lettering/ detail. Gilt lettering to spine. Binding tight. 280pp.
Size: 4 1/4” x 6”
An incredible keepsake and unique piece from the past!