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Sarah Goodwin and Her Sons [Cover Title: The Story of Sarah Goodwin and Her Boys; to Which Is Added a Guide to Health, Wealth and Happiness]
Book #: 010608

Author: Herrick, Dr. L. R.
Publisher: Dr. Herrick & Brother, Chemists
Place: Albany, NY
Year: 1858
Edition: Edition Unstated

Book Cond.: Good Condition
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Softcover
Size: 32mo
Book Type: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: 32mo. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is sound. No date, but notation on cover indicates circa 1858. Illustrated paper wraps, a small chapbook, 32 pages, illustrated, front cover admonishes the reader to “Read and Preserve”, and includes a replica of a seal purportedly awarded to Dr. Herrick for “Discovering the Process of Coating Pills with Sugar” (claiming to be the inventor of sugarcoating of pills seems to have been popular among those who marketed patent medicines). Wraps are soiled, previous owners name written on front cover in two places in the margin and dated 1858. Quantity Available: 0. Shipped Weight: 1 lb 0 oz. Category: Medicine & Health; Antiquarian & Rare. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 010608.