Lot 117 of 302:
Sketches of 19th century women drawn from real life  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$120
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Women of New York

Author:
Hankins, Marie Louise

Place:
New York

Publisher:
Pictorial Family Newspaper

Date:
1861

Description:

Two frontispieces and 32 plates by Marie Louise Hankins, all printed on pale green paper. (8vo) original blindstamped red cloth, gilt decorations and lettering. First Edition.

Consists of thirty-three sketches of contemporary women. Mary Louise Hankins published and edited her own newspaper as well as authored, illustrated and published numerous books. 

Includes four pages of advertisements for Hankins' newspaper and other publications and want-ads for female canvassers to sell them.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Cloth well worn; spine askew; lacking rear free endpaper; good or better.


 
Item number:
308677
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