Poetical Present Child's Gem 1820 Early American Children 3 chapbooks w woodcutsBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Poetry, Children's Books, Early American Publications).
The Poetical Present & The Child's Gem.
Published c. 1820, Worcester, Massachusetts by N. Hervey.
3 chapbooks compiled into this one book pp. 24, 24 , 24. Text in English, numerous full page and smaller woodcuts throughout.
Period pictorial paper covered boards, cloth spine. Three chapbooks in one volume. Covers well age rubbed, contents toned with typical scattered staining from handling and reading by little hands.
A very scarce publishers sammelband.
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. 4 1/2" H x 3 7/8" W.