[SHAPE BOOK]. NOAKES, C.G. (illustrator). Wedding Bells.

[Bavaria]: Hildesheimer & Faulkner, circa 1900.


Shaped book (160 x 80mm) in the form of a wedding slipper, both upper and lower covers lithographed in colours with the original baby pink silk ribbon tie to heel and lettering in silver; ff. [8]; with text in sepia and 5 floral lithographed plates; a fine and exceptional survival.

A marriage keepsake comprising five individual wedding verses, by named poets, penned in characteristically sentimental style.