Rare 1844 French children's magazine 12 issues L'Ami de la Jeunesse Sati woodcutsBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Twelve consecutive issues of the rare near-miniature mid-19th century French juvenile periodical L'Ami de la Jeunesse. [January - December, 1844].
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Great assortment of c.75 woodcuts, including stories and illustrations relating to Ireland, China, India, telescopes and the practice of Sati (widow burning). Numerous articles relate to Christian Missionary work.
Book measures: 4 1/2" H X 3" W.