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    Bookseller Printed Handbill. One page, 7.5" x 10", October 20, 1846, Boston, issued by the John P. Jewett & Company and notifying potential patrons of their new location on Booksellers Row, where books and stationery "will be offered at wholesale or retail at the lowest prices." Addressed on the verso. With folds; fine.

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    In part: "We respectfully, through this Circular, inform you that we have recently established ourselves at No. 23 Cornhill, Boston, as Publishers and Booksellers. . . . We shall receive, as soon as published, the new issues of the American Press, and shall aim to keep constantly on hand a well selected stock of Standard and Miscellaneous Books. Our stock of School Books will be large and complete. Our facilities for obtaining such Books in exchange will enable us to sell at wholesale on the most reasonable terms."



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