"I believe the nicest and sweetest days are not those on which anything very splendid or wonderful or exciting happens, but just those that bring simple little pleasures, following one another softly, like pearls slipping off a string." Anne Shirley, "Anne of Green Gables" (author Lucy Maud Montgomery) Old Book, Antiques Book, Open Book, Vintage Book, Vintage Pink, Rose Tattoo, Pink Rose, Vintage Rose, Flower
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Old Books. I need to do some more thrift shop hunting
Straw bindings are rare and one in this remarkable state of preservation is of the utmost rarity 1778 Straw Binding - Nouvelles Étrennes Spirituelles, woodcut frontispiece and vignettes, occasional light staining, handsome contemporary straw binding over red morocco, covers with straw mosaics in natural tones, greens, browns and oranges depicting flowers in a vase (upper cover) and a bouquet of flowers tied with a ribbon, a little chipping to straw borders.