1880 Newspaper Compilation Created BOOK Folk Art Pictures Anecdotes Articles1880 Newspaper Compilation Created BOOK Folk Art Pictures Anecdotes Articles1880 Newspaper Compilation Created BOOK Folk Art Pictures Anecdotes Articles1880 Newspaper Compilation Created BOOK Folk Art Pictures Anecdotes Articles1880 Newspaper Compilation Created BOOK Folk Art Pictures Anecdotes Articles

Being presented here is a wonderful example of folk art. It is a book of sorts, 91 pages with newspaper articles pasted into a ledger that states on the binding “LEDGER 5D.” This is by far one of the most unique and interesting item I have for sale. Find out what life was really like in the 1880s!

Written in the style of 1880-81, (two articles have these dates in them) the verbiage is very eloquent and flowery. Jam packed with poems, stories, picture and anecdotes, the articles are about life in the 1880s; children, families, medical afflictions, daily living, holidays and lifestyles. The articles range from humorous to philosophical. The first few pages is a table of contents, alphabetized. The letter I has the following articles: In the Barn, Innocent Inexperience, In the Snow, Is it You?, and Intelligent Parrot.

Having been constructed 135 plus years ago, it is in remarkable condition. The cover has a few flaws, as pictured. Every article has the glue intact. It looks to have had a few pages intentionally cut out.

Item ID: 0104217


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1880 Newspaper Compilation Created BOOK Folk Art Pictures Anecdotes Articles

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