Young America Stories and Pictures for Young People contains numerous short stories on all kinds of subjects. Intricate pen and ink drawings – many of them full page – are found throughout as well as a full color print opposite the title page.
Children of all ages will have countless hours of reading enjoyment. Advertisements are found at the beginning and end of the book.
This first edition children's book was published by Aldine Book Publishing Co., Boston, 1887, 256 pages. The hardcover book has green cloth boards with a full-color illustration on the front cover. The back cover has full-size black and tan pasted advertising. Both illustrations have a few stains.
The spine and boards are in good condition with some edgewear. Cover has partially separated from the spine and one of the advertising pages in the front and back of the book are loose. The pages are tanned on the edges, but are otherwise clean. The book measures 9-3/4" t x 7-3/8" w.
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