Jun 05, 2008 - Sale 2148

Sale 2148 - Lot 34

Price Realized: $ 600
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 300 - $ 400
AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR THE PREVENTION OF CRUELTY TO ANIMALS. First Annual Report. 8vo, original wrappers with illustrated back cover, minor wear and soiling. New York, 1867

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The first report issued by the ASPCA, with an 11-page list of prosecutions and convictions the society had accomplished in its first year. Some of the offenses are quite gruesome. Also a 6-page membership list; Cornelius V.S. Roosevelt (grandfather of Theodore) is shown as a founding member.