Lily of the Valley ("Lilly" on boards) or Cousin Lill's Stories for her Pets. anon.
Lily of the Valley ("Lilly" on boards) or Cousin Lill's Stories for her Pets.
Lily of the Valley ("Lilly" on boards) or Cousin Lill's Stories for her Pets.
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Lily of the Valley ("Lilly" on boards) or Cousin Lill's Stories for her Pets.

New-York: J. Q. Preble, Tubbs, Nesmith, and Teall, Printers and Stereotypers, (1854 dated preface-poem); red cloth boards with gold stamped elaborate design on top board and spine, blindstamped on bottom; gilt all around, no frontis; 2.2x3.25"; 95 pp. Small hardback.

12 stories and poems somehow fit into this pretty little book, small enough to fit in a tiny pocket. Includes a reprint of Harriet Beecher Stowe's "The Tea Rose" (1842), poems by Alice Carey, a story about a little girl and her grandmother by Catherine Sinclair, Lillia's Grieve from Lights and Shadows of Scottish Life.

CONDITION: Very Good; no names or other marks, gilt bright on board, fading on spine; thick endpapers darkening or perhaps were tan originally, tight, no foxing or wrinkles, tender rear hinge. Item #19494

Price: $65.00

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