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    [Davy Crockett]. [Attributed to James S. French]. Sketches and Eccentricities of Col. David Crockett, of West Tennessee. New York: J & J Harper, 1833. New edition. 12mo, vii, 209 pages. Twenty-four pages of ads at the back. Green cloth over boards. Spine is rebacked and features gilt-letting; damage to the head of the spine repaired with two forms of tape where the spine covering is coming apart. Boards are heavily worn and soiled. Corners are bumped. The name "Wm. Lawrence" appears in ink on the front free endpaper. Pages are dampstained toward the last two-thirds of the book and heavily foxed throughout. Graff ascribes this work to James S. French.
    Reference: Howes C898. Sabin 17573. Rader 992. Graff 1439.


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