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SKU: 009944 Category:

Description

Title:
Skating Party and Other Stories
ISBN: No ISBN
Book #: 009944

Author: Unknown
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: Geo. A. Leavitt
Place: New York
Year: 1869
Edition: Edition Unstated

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

Description / Comments:
Size: 32mo. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. No date but circa 1860s. Blue cloth over boards with a blind stamped border decoration, gilt decoration on spine with raised title letters, 16 pages (The Skating Party; The Arrest; The Soldiers; The Depot; The Postmaster; The Funeral; The Scissors Grinder), 16 pages (Hay Making; Mischievous Harry; Snow-Balling; The Rescue; Burial of Poor Kitty; Blind Man’s Buff; The Magnetic Swan; The Studious and Idle Boy), 17 hand colored illustrations, some full-page. Cloth scuffed and worn, wear at corners and spine ends, gilt worn on spine, cloth on boards rippled, miscellaneous small stains and soil on interior pages, several pages have scribbled pencil marks (do not affect the color illustrations). A rare surviving children’s chapbook. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children; Inventory No: 009944.