THE AMERICAN COMIC ALMANAC. 1835. WITH WHIMS, SCRAPS AND ODDITIES. VOL. 1, NO. 5.

Boston: Published by Charles Ellms, 1834. 48pp. including seventy-five engravings. Original pictorial wrappers, stitched. Moderate edge wear and tanning, light foxing. Very good. Item #WRCAM29897

A delightfully humorous almanac, filled with illustrations and stories covering a variety of subjects, from politics to brewing to household affairs. The illustrations depict people, animals, and anthropomorphic beasts. Not in Phelps collection of early American almanacs. Shaw & Shoemaker locate five copies. Scarce. DRAKE 4071. SHAW & SHOEMAKER 22929.

Price: $400.00