The Canary and How to Take Care of It. Compliments of M. S. Smith & Co., Jewelers, Detroit [wrapper title]. Detroit.
The Canary and How to Take Care of It. Compliments of M. S. Smith & Co., Jewelers, Detroit [wrapper title].

The Canary and How to Take Care of It. Compliments of M. S. Smith & Co., Jewelers, Detroit [wrapper title].

[Detroit? n. p., ca. 1876-1880]. First edition. 16mo, original printed pictorial yellow wrappers, [8], 16, [6] pages. Wrappers a bit soiled, with a small bit of old, dried-out adhesive to the front wrapper; a trifle worn; a very good copy. Item #16283

A fine, attractive little promotional booklet for Detroit businesses, with instructions for the care of the canary bird. The first four leaves and final three leaves all have typographically attractice ads for such Detroit businesses as Smith Jewelers; R. W. King & Son, Importers of Fine China; G. & R. McMillan, Grocers, Wine & Tea Dealers; A. Dondero Willow Ware; and Dewey's Ice Cream, Oyster and Refreshment Parlors, "The only Ladies' Restaurant in Detroit." Not found on OCLC.

Price: $225.00

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