SKETCH OF THE LIFE, PERSONAL APPEARANCE, CHARACTER, AND MANNERS, OF CHARLES S. STRATTON, THE MAN IN MINIATURE, KNOWN AS GENERAL TOM THUMB, TWENTY-EIGHT INCHES HIGH, AND WEIGHING ONLY FIFTEEN POUNDS....

New York. 1847. 24pp. Dbd. Foxed, small ink note on titlepage, else good. Item #WRCAM12462

This pamphlet was published the year Stratton returned to the United States after a long publicity campaign in Europe under the direction of P.T. Barnum. This is the earliest edition of this title listed in the NUC, with ten locations. Subsequent editions are listed with only one to four locations. DAB XVIII, pp.126-27.

Price: $150.00