The Romance of Greeting Cards : An Historical Account of the Origin, Evolution and Development of Christmas Cards, Valentines and Other Forms of Greeting Cards from the Earliest Days to the Present Time


1956 Very good hardcover, very good dust jacket, Special edition published to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of Rust Craft Greeting Cards. SIGNED by the author on ffep. Gold cloth. 48 plates displaying different types of greeting cards, including 24 in full color; additional b&w illustration by Kate Greenaway. Prev owner's inscription underneath author's signature

Title: The Romance of Greeting Cards : An Historical Account of the Origin, Evolution and Development of Christmas Cards, Valentines and Other Forms of Greeting Cards from the Earliest Days to the Present Time

Author Name: Chase, Ernest Dudley; Chamberlain, James D. (ed.); Shannon, Stephen Q. (intro.)

Categories: Signed Books, Antiques and Collectibles,

Publisher: Cambridge, University Press of Cambridge: 1956

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 031030-K215

Keywords: GREETING CARDS GREETING CARD AMERICAN UNITED STATES HISTORY OF VICTORIAN NINETEENTH CENTURY ILLUSTRATED CHRISTMAS VALENTINES VALENTINE'S DAY ORIGIN EVOLUTION OF SIGNED BOOKS SIGNED BY AUTHOR KATE GREENAWAY Valentines,