Barker's Illustrated Almanac 1899 color pictorial cartoon farmer's guideBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Barker's Illustrated Almanac: Farmer's Guide & Household Receipts.
Published 1899, United States by J.W. Barker.
32 pages plus wrapper covers. Text in English. Illustrated throughout.
Publisher's color litho pictorial paper wrappers, saddle stitched, all right side pages with remarkable humorous cartoon images.
Item is over 100 years old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, slight rubbing, small corner chipping near spine, remains overall clean and attractive as a fragile survival.
Paper is lightly toned, signs of handling, small scattered spotting, internally still well preserved, tight, sound.
Still attractive on the shelf. The scarce item displays a pleasing and unique age patina and overall is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Covers measures c. 7 1/2" H x 6" W.