With Hand-Colored plates

Interesting Stories for Young Children.

Boston: William Crosby and Co, 1841.

Price: $200.00

About the item

With 18 handcolored plates, that facing page 123 printed upside down. One plate signed by Downes, this would be J. Downes, an engraver from Worcester who also engraved plates for “Parley's Magazine,” “The American Magazine of Useful and Entertaining Knowledge” and “The Family Magazine”. 4 3/8 x 5 1/2 inches. With Hand-Colored plates. Original plum cloth, gilt center ornament, blind rules. Rubbed, ownership signature on endpaper, some spotting and browning, mostly at front and back, stitching loose in a few places.

Item #18526