Female Strengthening Cordial Patent Medicine c. 1864 advertising bookletBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Americana, Vintage Advertising, Patent Medicine, Women's Health).
The Female Strengthening Cordial.
Published c. 1864, Boston by New England Botanic Depot.
16 pages plus wrapper covers. Text in English. Scarce Civil War era patent medicine booklet aimed at women.
Publisher's paper wrappers.
Item is old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Paper gently age worn, slight rubbing, remains overall clean and attractive as a fragile survival.
Paper is lightly toned, signs of handling, small staple rust migration, internally still well preserved, tight, sound.
Still attractive on the shelf. The scarce pamphlet displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Covers measures c. 4 3/4" H x 3" W.