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Linen A * B * C Book: First Steps

Object Number: 
2000.780
Date: 
1899
Medium: 
Linen
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 1/2 x 6 x 1/8 in. ( 21.6 x 15.2 x 0.3 cm )
Marks: 
chromolithographed: on the cover: "LINEN/ A* B* C/ BOOK/ FIRST/ STEPS/ 26512/ COPYRIGHTED 1899 BY/ McLOUGHLIN BROS./ NEW YORK."
Description: 
"Linen A * B * C Book: First Steps" children's book with 12 linen pages with lithographed images of objects accompanied by letters and several reading lessons; chromolithographed cover with two girls, one sweeping blocks the other carrying a basket; back cover shows a girl and a rooster; cover inscribed, "LINEN/ A* B* C/ BOOK/ FIRST/ STEPS/ 26512/ COPYRIGHTED 1899 BY/ McLOUGHLIN BROS./ NEW YORK."
Credit Line: 
The Liman Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group