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Great Combination! Atlas, Almanac and Receipt Book, 1884, 1885 by [The Centaur Company] - Paperback - First Edition - 1884-1885 - from William Chrisant & Sons' Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA (SKU: 5683)

Great Combination! Atlas, Almanac and Receipt Book, 1884, 1885

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Great Combination! Atlas, Almanac and Receipt Book, 1884, 1885

by [The Centaur Company]

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  • paperback
  • First
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Stapled pictorial wraps. Includes ephemerides, maps and cooking recipes throughout, all for the New York patent medicine firm Centaur, producers of Castoria and Centaur Liniment. Culinary & medicinal recipes, as well as short stories and vignettes. In publisher's red, black and yellow decorated wrappers, illustrated with an image of "The Diver", which is depicted on many Centaur publications. A loose advertisement for Plymouth Rock Phosphated Gelatine inserted between pages 18 and 19, which has left an acidic paper transfer (closed tear at mid-base). 31, [1] pp. 6 x 8 inches

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Bookseller
William Chrisant & Sons' Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
5683
Title
Great Combination! Atlas, Almanac and Receipt Book, 1884, 1885
Author
[The Centaur Company]
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Quantity-available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
The Centaur Company
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1884-1885
Bookseller catalogs
Americana; Domestica; Astronomy; Antiquarian;
Size
8vo

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William Chrisant & Sons' Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA

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About William Chrisant & Sons' Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA

We are a brick & mortar store located between I95 and the Florida Turnpike. We focus on the visual aspects of books and the book as artifact. We have large Art and Graphic Art sections including haute couture magazines but also carry Architecture, Ancient & Classical History, Performing Arts and Books on Books & Antiques. We have a large selection of Antiquarian Books, Antique maps & Antique prints. Hours by chance or appointment.

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