Mar 10, 2020 - Sale 2533

Sale 2533 - Lot 35

Price Realized: $ 562
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Estimate: $ 300 - $ 400
(CHILDREN'S BOOKS.) Group of 14 early American children's chapbooks. Most 12mo in original wrappers, 3 of them bound, many illustrated; various conditions. Vp, 1819-28, 1853, and undated

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William Brown. "Some Account of Abigail Brown." New York, 1819 Mary Elliott. "The Bird's Nest." New York, undated Mrs. S.J. Hale. "Uncle Buncle's True and Instructive Stories about Animals, Insets, and Plants." New York, undated Mrs. Sherwood. "The Shepherd of the Pyrenees." Philadelphia, undated "Epitaphs and Elegies." New York, 1816 "The French Lady Bountiful, and Other Stories." New York, 1853 "The History of Fidelity and Profession." New York, 1820 "Picture Riddler." Boston, undated "Poetic Tales for Children." New York, undated "The School of Good Manners," lacking title page. New York, undated "Sketches of Moravian Missions." Philadelphia, 1828 "Stories Worth Telling; or, Mental Food for Young Minds." Boston, undated "The Tawny Girl; or the History of Margaret Russell." New York, 1823 "William Raine's Edition: The Peahen at Home, or the Swan's Bridal Day." Baltimore, undated. With--"Jessy Allan, the Lame Girl." Edinburgh, 1824 and the May 1856 issue of The Gospel Missionary.