Child's Picture Book c. 1840's Indians Ethnic dogs birds flowers chap books x 6Brian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Children's Book, 19th Century Books, Illustrated Editions).
Child's Picture Book.
Published c.1830's-1840's, Concord, N.H by Rufus Merrill.
6 chapbooks, bound together by publisher in this small near miniature book format: Flowers, Birds, Dogs, People of the World, America, American Indians (16 pp, 16 pp, 16 pp, 16 pp, 15 pp, 16 pp).
Cloth covered boards, smooth spine, embossed bands and cover decorations, gilt title.
Book shows signs of handling, reading and time, shaken, , cloth chipped at spine base, covers worn, but still 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. 4" H x 2 1/2" W.