Hand Shadow Stories
Boston: Taggard and Thompson, 1863. First Edition.
A collection of children's fables with accompanying illustrations demonstrating how to make shadow puppets. Included is a story of a freed slave who is tempted to steal to feed his starving cow, but refuses, and his ultimately rewarded for his honesty.
Very Good in wrappers. Light soiled, with a two inch spilt to the spine.
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