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Thomas Marshall
19c Handwritten American Illuminated Manuscript Book Heraldry Thomas Marshall
1826. Exceptional manuscript by well known Virginia House of Delegates Thomas Marshall . Normal wear on book exterior spine and edges as would be expected from age . All thick card stock pages have thin protective sheets between each page . Some protective sheets are stained and a few have holes . No tears on thick pages . This book measures about 4 x 6 inches and is about 5/8 of an inch thick , and it is complete . There are 43 numbered pages , and all of those 43 pages are written on one side . So there are 43 leaves that are written on . This book is a little gem ! The artwork is superb ! Especially the title page . I used a magnifying glass on all of the artwork and calligraphy , and it is unbelievable how well it was done especially being a small book like this . It would have taken such a steady hand ! The very small details inside the shields , the tiny lions and animals etc... are very precisely executed . I cannot day enough about this book written by Thomas Marshall. You are bidding on an Exceptional manuscript by well known Virginia House of Delegates Thomas Marshall . Normal wear on book exterior spine and edges as would be expected from age . All thick card stock pages have thin protective sheets between each page . Some protective sheets are stained and a few have holes . No tears on thick pages . This book measures about 4 x 6 inches and is about 5/8 of an inch thick , and it is complete . There are 43 numbered pages , and all of those 43 pages are written on one side . So there are 43 leaves that are written on . This book is a little gem ! The artwork is … [Click Below for Full Description]
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