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Advertisement for Dabney's circulating library of several thousand volumes, daily increasing, accommodated to readers of every description, Salem, Mass., undated

Item Information

Title:
Advertisement for Dabney's circulating library of several thousand volumes, daily increasing, accommodated to readers of every description, Salem, Mass., undated
Description:
In addition to books Dabney carries such items as stationery, maps, writing desks, watercolor boxes and backgammon tables. Text around the border of the ad reads "Here you may range the world! with the magic of a book, plunge into scenes of remote ages and countries, cheat erpedation and solitude out of their weary moments."
Owner:
Dabney, John, 1752-1819
Publisher:
Salem Bookstore and Circulating Library (Salem, Mass.)
Printer:
H. Pool
Format:
Ephemera
Genre:
advertisements
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
EP001: Ephemera collection
Subjects:
advertising
business (commercial function)
booksellers
stationery
Subscription libraries
Places:
MassachusettsEssex (county)Salem
Extent:
1 advertisement ; 6 x 3 3/4 inches
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Identifier:
287692
Call #:
EP001.01.013.04.01.001