Child's Medley 1836 Early children's chapbook George Washington cherry treeBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Children's Books, Poetry).
The Child's Medley.
Published 1836, Providence, Rhode Island by Geo. F. Daniels.
9 pages. 8 of 9 engravings with original hand color, one image cleanly cut out (long ago presumably).
Includes a charming full page devoted to the George Washington cherry tree legend.
A very scarce/ rare early American juvenile in any condition.
Book remains well preserved and very attractive on the shelf. It displays a beautiful age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 6" H x 3 3/4" W.