Handwriting Exercise Book & Cavalry Print 1830's American penmanship practiceBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Handwriting Exercise Book & Military Cavalry Print.
Published c. 1830's, likely America.
31 leaves, all written on both sides, so 62 pp. total, oblong format. Text in English. Print displays evidence of some early hand coloring.
Likely an early home made penmanship practice work book. Unique, one-of-a-kind example of early Americana.
Original plain paper wrappers with early owner's name: Elam Osborn.
Text block remains overall clean, and displays a pleasing age patina.
Booklet remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 7 1/4" H x 9 1/4" W.