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NEW YORK, CIRCA 1830 An eighteenth century American chapbook titled "Rhode-Island Tales" printed and sold by Mahlon Day. The interior of the book is decorated with sixteen hand colored plates including a family of Rhode Island Red chickens on the frontispiece.

From the property of a Coventry, Rhode Island Family.
Chapbook measures 5 1/4" by 4 1/4"


Tanning, foxing, losses, wear, please refer to photographs.

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C.1830 Rhode Island Tales Hand Colored Chapbook

Estimate $200 - $300Feb 3, 2018
Cranston, RI, USA
Auction Curated By:
Travis Landry
Specialist & Auctioneer, American & European Fine & Decorative Arts, Pop Culture Including Collectibles, Comics & Toys
Kevin Bruneau
President & Auctioneer, Asian Arts, 19-20th Century Decorative Arts