Manners and Customs [self-wrapper title]. Children’s Books, Wilcox, publishers Brown.

Manners and Customs [self-wrapper title].

Newport, N. H. Wilcox & Brown, 1835. 24mo, original pictorial self-wrappers, 3.75 x 2.25 inches, [12] pages. Illus. Somewhat foxed and worn, spine rubbed but wrappers sound; in good condition. Item #18727

Various issues of chapbooks and primers appeared under this title (with various or varied contents) and under different publisher’s imprints, including White & Wilcox (in Vermont) and John Wilcox in Newport in 1837. This issue includes brief sketches and woodcuts of “the Original Americans” (Native Americans), the Hottentots, the English, the Chinese, the Laplanders, the Hindoos, and the Spaniards.

Price: $50.00

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