Swamp Root Almanac 1909-43 nice Lot x 9 w/ Dream Books ZodiacBrian DiMambro
(Old Books, 20th Century Books, Periodicals, Almanacs, Americana, Vintage Advertising, Zodiac, Holidays, Calendar).
Lot x 9 Swamp-Root Almanacs.
Published yearly, Binghamton, New York by Kilmer & Co.
9 issues, each c. 32 pages plus paper wrappers.
Publisher's color lithographed pictorial paper wrappers.
Issues included in this lot: 1909, 1921, 1923, 1924, 1927, 1936, 1942 (x), 1943.
Lot is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Lot is not new or in "new" condition.
Bindings gently age worn, mostly light or inoffensive signs of handling and time but nothing severe or unsightly, lot remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, still clean, tight, sound internally.
Fun lot of attractive almanacs.
Still attractive on the shelf. The almanacs display a pleasing and unique age patina and are 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 lot 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.
Books Measure c. 8 1/4" H x 6" W.