Goody Two-Shoes History of -Moral Story c. 1830's woodcut juvenile chap book ABCBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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History of Goody Two-Shoes.
Published 1834, Cooperstown by Phinney.
31 pages. Text in English. Illustrated throughout with 11 wood cut images. Facing title page is an ABC.
Lacking the original publisher's paper wrappers, book survives complete from half title page on.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding age worn, soiling to cover leaf, mostly light signs of handling and time but nothing offensive or severe, book remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, internally still clean, tight, sound internally.
Still attractive on the shelf. The book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in overall nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws which may be present seem easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail showing how this interesting and uncommon juvenile survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books, maps and printed ephemera of all types and genres. Flaws seen and/ or described have been taken into account.
Book Measures c. 4" H x 3" W.