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1 Coates, Reynell, M.D., Editor Leaflets of Memory: An Illuminated Annual for MDCCCXLVII
Philadelphia E. H. Butler & Co. 1847 First Edition Red Morocco Good 8vo Chromolithograph 
This is the third annual of LEAFLETS. The publishers "have spared neither pains nor expense in the endeavour to make it surpass itself." Includes Mary Shelley's "Euphrasia". One contributor is Henry Beck Hirst, lawyer, poet and drinking buddy of Edgar Allan Poe. [Hirst is also credited for the illustrations. Faxon, F.W. Literary Annuals, 469, Thompson, R. Annuals, p. 134]. The chromolithographed leaves here were produced by the innovative firm of Thomas Wagner and James McGuigan, early in their partnership, in Philadelphia. Engravings by Sartain. Full red morocco, extra-gilt covers, chipped at heel of spine. 007201 
Price: 100.00 USD
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2 Very, Lydia Louisa Anna Robinson Crusoe
Boston L. A. Prang 1864 First Edition Near Fine 17 x 6 Cm. Lydia L. A. Very 
A Shape Book written and illustrated by Salem, Mass. author Lydia Very. Issued by Prang in his Doll's Series. 16 pages plus illustrated cover, with two verses. With a tiny scuff on the rear at the fold, an inch split at the heel of the spine. 006726 
Price: 450.00 USD
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