U.S. History 3 miniature children's books c.1848-50 w/ 117 woodcutsBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Americana- mid-19th century miniature books for children, all profusely illustrated with woodcuts. All contain at least one image of native Americans, two books Daniel Boone, two mention Texas, etc.
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Famous Men of the United States.
1847, Philadelphia, Loomis & Peck. 47 full page woodcuts. Texas mentioned pp. 136-9.
Scenes in America.
c.1848-50, Philadelphia, H.C. Peck & Theo. Bliss. 40 full page woodcuts, many nautical themed.
Illustrious Men of the United States.
c.1848-50, Boston, G. W. Cottrell. 40 full page woodcuts.
Each book is individually scarce, lot is unique.
Smallest book measures: 3 1/8" H X 2 3/4" W.
Largest book measures: 3 7/8" H X 3 1/8" W.
Lot along the shelf measures: 2".