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    [American Nineteenth-Century Urban Life]. City Cries: or, A Peep at Scenes in Town. Philadelphia: Appleton, 1850. First edition.

    More Information: [American Nineteenth-Century Urban Life]. City Cries: or, A Peep at Scenes in Town. By an Observer. Philadelphia: George S. Appleton, 1850. First edition. Square twelvemo. 102 pages, [16 publisher's ads] pages. Illustrated with twenty-four designs by Croome. Publisher's full cloth with stamped decorative covers and gilt design to front. Gilt design and titles to spine. Covers somewhat worn with abraded spine ends and bent corners. Lightly toned pages with occasional light offsetting of images. Slight lean to text block. Gift inscription and tipped-in catalog entry to front. Otherwise, a very good copy of this scarce item.

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