Search our Shelves

 
Philadelphia Rare Books & Manuscripts Company - Early Printed Books, Substantive Manuscripts, U.S. and Latin Americana, Mexico & New World Languages, Hispanica, Histories & the History of Ideas, Travels, Cookery, Law, Religion, & Bibles (All Antiquarian)

YOUR BOOK-STACK, on the counter . . . 

Items selected from our database:

 History of the Little Dame Crump and her white pig. London: J.L. Marks, [ca. 1835-57?]. 12mo (17.5 cm, 6.875"). [8] ff.; illus.
$375.00

The approximate date of publication is suggested by Brown's London Publishers and Printers c.1800–1870. The verse text, in letterpress, is below the large half-page, => brightly hand-colored, wood-engraved illustrations, the whole printed on one side of each leaf only, the leaves bound facing each other; the first and last leaves are pasted to wrappers.
        Provenance: Signature of John Duncrist in upper margin of front wrapper; most recently in the children's book collection of Albert A. Howard, sans indicia.

Cf. Osborne Collection p. 631. Original printed green wrappers; wrappers in past separated from text block and expertly reattached. Light staining in some inner margins. A very nice copy.  (38799)   Please RESHELVE This.


Items from our illustrated catalogues:


Your selections will be SAFELY SAVED until you successfully
   accomplish your order or leave our site.
     

RE-VIEW LAST DATABASE SEARCH RESULTS

BROWSE/SEARCH MORE SHELVES!    |    PLACE THAT ORDER!

E-MAIL US   |   PRB&M HOME

All material © 2019 
 The Philadelphia Rare Books & Manuscripts Company, LLC
PRB&M/SessaBks