Juvenile Americana Nineteenth from Xerxesbooks

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JESSE, THE CROSS BOY

by Kidder, D. P.

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NY 1850 Lane & Scott. Miniature book: 16mo. (4x3 inches), 59pp., frontis engraving, 1/2 red leather with marbled boards. Good, a bit worn, moderate staining throughout. .
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FIRESIDE PICTURES

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NY c. 1860 American Tract Society. Small octavo, 64pp., 63 half page illustrations, each with short text (e.g a landslide, a dog saving a drowning child, heathens in distant lands, rainbow, a celestial globe, mother knitting etc), original brown cloth with gilt illustration on front of girl reading her ABC book to a dog. Good, all pages a bit… Read more
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Boston 1833 Massachusetts Sabbath School Society. 16mo., 52pp., 1/2 leather with marbled boards. Contemporary ink writing on front end paper: "Sarah Bank's Book presented by Mr. T M Banks April 2, 1836. " Good, somewhat worn, cover a bit stained, lightly foxed throughout, one closed tear in text (no loss of text.) .
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Sandy Hill 1836 1st Griffen, Mabbett & Co.16mo. (3-3/4 x 2-1/2 inches), 6 woodcut illustrations, later wraps. Contemporary owner signature on top margin of first page (Sewall Sargent). Fair, some spotting and soiling in text, moderate wear. .
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BERTHA ALLSTON; OR, THE GOOD STEP-MOTHER

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New York no date (mid 19th century) American Tract Society. 16mo., 84pp., illustrations, original purple cloth hardcover. Owner signed (Sammie Hewlett.) Good, a few light stains in text, cover and spine faded.
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NED THE SHEPHERD BOY

by Bell, Catherine D

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Boston no date (c. 1850) Hoyt. 12mo., 62pp., original blue cloth hardcover. Good, lacks front free blank, some foxing.
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THE CHILD'S FAVORITE A GIFT FOR THE YOUNG

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Philadelphia 1847 (1846) Geo. S. Appleton. 16mo., 12 nicely done bright hand-colored engravings, original maroon cloth hardcover. Contemporary owner inscription: Holly Paige From Her Father. Good, spine ends worn, occasional light spotting. Scarce. .
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