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(Glasgow Chapbook).  The history of Whittington and his cat. Glasgow: A. Paterson, [ca. 1820]. 16mo (10.3 cm, 4.05"). 16 pp.; illus.
$150.00

Scarce Glasgow toybook version of the classic story, with => a total of eight woodcut illustrations: a vignette of the cat on the front wrapper and one of a wagon on the back, plus six scenes within the text. A search of WorldCat finds only one U.S. institution reporting holding this Paterson printing (Princeton).
        Provenance: From the children's book collection of Albert A. Howard, sans indicia.

Publisher's printed paper wrappers, slightly faded, spine rubbed; front wrapper and first few leaves with horizontal crease. Pages with light offsetting, otherwise clean.  (41178)   Please RESHELVE This.


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