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[Anderson, Alexander, illus.].  Winter. New York / Baltimore: Samuel Wood & Sons, No. 261 Pearl St. / Samuel S. Wood & Co., No. 212 Market St., [ca. 1818]. Near miniature (8.3 cm, 3.25"). [16] pp.; illus.
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Near-miniature chapbook dealing with life on a farm and rural living generally: threshing, feeding cows, sleighing, ice skating, and playing at shuttlecock. Included are some poetry and => several small, appropriate wood engravings, all unsigned, with Pomeroy attributing these to Alexander Anderson as typical of the work he did for Wood in 1807 when the work was first issued.
        This is a later printing; WorldCat locates => fewer than ten libraries reporting ownership.

Shaw & Shoemaker 46835; Welch 1439.6; Bradbury, Antique U.S. Miniature Books, B176; Pomeroy, Alexander Anderson, 236g; Welsh, Bibliography of Miniature Books (1470-1965), 7191. Self-wrappers. Very clean, very good.  (38762)   Please RESHELVE This.


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