Rush's Sarsparilla Almanac 1879 patent medicine color booklet Drugs MedicinesBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Americana, Health, Medicine, Patent Medicine).
Rush's Almanac Guide to Health.
Published 1879, New York by A.H. Flanders.
30  pages plus wrappers. Text in English. Several small woodcuts, color lithographed covers.
Publisher's color litho pictorial paper covers.
Booklet is physically old (not new) and shows some signs of handling and time.
Paper binding is gently edge stained, age worn, remains overall quite clean and fresh in appearance, attractive as an object.
Text block paper is gently toned, internally still tight and sound.
Still attractive on the shelf. Booklet displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail and our best attempt to convey how this scarce antique 19th century patent medicine almanac booklet survives.
Book Measures c. 8 1/4" H x 5 1/2" W.