Schmid's Tales [15 stories in five volumes]: Angelica, Water Pitcher, Canary Bird; Best Inheritance, Red and White Roses, Forget Me Not; Anselmo, Cherries, Melon; Carrier Pigeon, Madonna, Cakes; Rose Bush, Dumb Girl, Daisy.

By: Schmid, Christopher von [Christoph]

Price: $431.25

Quantity: 1 available


Green cloth bordered in blind with gilt to front and spine. Five volumes, with three stories in each. Dunigans Popular Library of Instruction and Amusement; illustrated throughout by J.G. Chapman. Title pages and pagination for each story. Stories range in length from 30 to 70 pages. Extremities lightly rubbed, with small chip off near head of spine of one volume; old ownership signature to first front free endpaper; one volume lacking the first front free endpaper. Bindings are sound. P.J. Kenedy ads at rear of each volume, in which is listed Schmid's Exquisite Tales in six volumes. offered here are five volumes. Edward Dunigan copyright date is 1849; no specific date of printing noted. Bookseller's ticket of Nicholas M. Williams of Boston to rear pastedown.

Title: Schmid's Tales [15 stories in five volumes]: Angelica, Water Pitcher, Canary Bird; Best Inheritance, Red and White Roses, Forget Me Not; Anselmo, Cherries, Melon; Carrier Pigeon, Madonna, Cakes; Rose Bush, Dumb Girl, Daisy.

Author Name: Schmid, Christopher von [Christoph]

Illustrator: J. G. Chapman

Categories: Antique & Vintage Children's, Americana,

Publisher: New York, P. J. Kenedy / Excelsior Catholic Publishing House: 1849

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: 16mo.

Seller ID: Books011645

Keywords: Dunigans Popular Library of Instruction and Amusement