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Americana Review, Number One: an issue devoted to American Toys, 1850 - 1900.

Author: Americana Review.
ISBN #: 
Price: $22.50
Publisher: Scotia, NY: Americana Review, [no date]
Book Condition: VG
Binding: Soft Cover
Pub Date: 0
The first issue of the journal of Americana..they were not dated, only numbered. 8vo, stapled wraps, [20] pages (not including covers.) Condition is VERY GOOD : lt. discoloring to the blue/green paper covers, sm. chip at fore edge bottom corner, sl. yellowing to page edges. A collection of ads for toys selected from catalogs and magazines from the period. Back cover has an 1880 ad for the Mechanical Locomotive "Vulcan."