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Gilt-Lettered, Black Wooden Sign Reading: Norman W. Downes, Lawyer..

by Lawyers; United States

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1850. Nineteenth-Century Sign from a Lawyer's Office [Lawyers]. [United States]. [Gilt-Lettered, Black-Background Wooden Sign Reading: Norman W. Downes, Lawyer]. Vermont?, Mid- to late-nineteenth century. 8-1/4" x 26," gilt letters on rough black-sand surface, beveled edges, two eyelet screws at ends (for hanging). Rubbing around edges with some wear, mostly around bottom corners. $350. * A note on the verso reads: "Seller said from VT. His joke: Don't see many of these without bullet holes in them!

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bookseller
The Lawbook Exchange Ltd US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
67288
Title
Gilt-Lettered, Black Wooden Sign Reading: Norman W. Downes, Lawyer..
Author
Lawyers; United States
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Date Published
1850
Keywords
AMER19, LAWYERS, UNITED STATES, CAT87, ANTIQ8221, 67288.JPG
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About The Lawbook Exchange Ltd

Founded in 1983, The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. is devoted to all aspects of law and its history. It has two main components. The Antiquarian Book Department offers a wide range of Continental, British, and American books, manuscripts, and ephemera from the medieval era through the twentieth century. The Publications Department offers reprints of over 1,000 landmark or otherwise interesting works, many with newly commissioned introductions, and several original publications. The Lawbook Exchange also offers appraisals and provides assistance with collection development. Originally a company that serviced law firms exclusively, it now serves thousands of lawyers,scholars, and institutions worldwide.

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edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a... [More]
rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
beveled
Beveled edges, or beveled boards, describe a technique of binding in which the edges of book boards have been cut into slanted... [More]
verso
The page bound on the left side of a book, opposite to the recto page.
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in... [More]
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