Susan and Edward; or A Visit to Fulton Market
Susan and Edward; or A Visit to Fulton Market
Susan and Edward; or A Visit to Fulton Market

Susan and Edward; or A Visit to Fulton Market

New York: Mahlon Day, 1831. Wraps. Approximately 2.25” x 3.75”. Complete. Cover features shoppers returning home from the market, carrying their purchases. Wood engravings throughout. An informative essay about the streets of old New York and the stalls at the Fulton Fish and Country Markets: butchers “whetting their long knives [and] sawing up meat,” “fish jumping all alive,” oysters, clams, a “turtle almost big enough to frighten anybody,” rabbits, geese, ducks, peacocks, turkeys, and more. Old re-sewn spine repair. Light wear and soiling. OCLC shows eight institutional holdings of this first printing. Good to Very Good. Item #009151

Price: $100.00

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