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Tobacciana:  40 Cigarette Silks
Silks. New York: [American Tobacco Company et al.], [ca. 1910–15]. (7.5 cm to 12.7 cm). 40 items.
[SOLD] - but SO pretty that we're leaving them “up” for a while!
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•  Organized in clear pocket leaves in looseleaf binder with inserted title-page reading simply “Silks”; binder with smudges, silks slightly age-toned with varying degrees of edge fraying, overall in very good condition. A nice collection of attractive and evocative ephemera.  (36016)

AMERICAN SERICULTURE a Possible Source ofRevenue?
Pullein, Samuel. The culture of silk: or, an essay on its rational practice and improvement. In four parts... For the use of the American colonies. London: Pr. for A. Millar, 1758. 8vo. Frontis., xv, [1 (blank)], 299, [1] pp., plt.
$1250.00

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