Boston: Brown, Bazin & Co. and Nashua, N.H.: N.P. Greene & Co., No date [c. 1855-1857]. Wraps. [CHAPBOOK] [JUVENILE]. 4to; pp; green wrapper, front decoratively printed in black with a vignette of a grandmother and three children inside an elaborate border, rear features publisher’s ads for Grandmamma Easy’s New Pictorial Colored Toy Books; publisher’s string binding; printed one side only, first and last pages glued to inside wrapper; 8 wood-engraved hand-colored illustrations; wear to wrapper, light age-toning and soiling, 2” split at head and 3” split at foot of spine fold; very good minus. Very good. Item #1435
An interesting and educational book about the camel and the peoples of the East who own and use the animals. An illustration and three informative and nicely presented paragraphs cover the “worshippers of Mohaomet” and their religious pilgrimages to Mecca.