Lot 157 of 338:
Ten Little Mulligan Guards illustrated song/game  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$192
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
The Ten Little Mulligan Guards

Author:

Place:
New York

Publisher:
McLoughlin Brothers

Date:
[1874]

Description:

12 pages with chromolithographed illustrations on top half, music and lyrics on bottom half of page. 23x27.5 cm (9x10¾), color illustrated wrappers. Rear wrapper with McLoughlin Brothers advertisement for "New Picture Books for Little Children."

Children's song and game (instructions provided on the last illustrated page-also the verso of rear wrapper) about ten Little Mulligans who one by one disappear or suffer a violent death. Racist depiction and reference to a Black character who holds the Guard's target sign throughout the song/story.


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Condition:
Some soiling and wear; very good.


 
Item number:
305761
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