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Dr. Austin's indispensable hand-book and general educator : useful and practical information pertaining to the household, the trades, and the professions / by George L. Austin, M.D.

Author/Creator:
Austin, George Lowell, 1849-1893.
Publication:
Portland : George Stinson & Company, 1885.
Format/Description:
Book
1 v. (various pagings) : ill. ; 22 cm.
Edition:
[Canvassing book]
Status/Location:
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Subjects:
Reference books.
Formulas, recipes, etc.
Dummies (Bookselling) -- Specimens.
Booksellers and bookselling -- Colportage, subscription trade, etc.
Bookbinding -- Specimens.
Form/Genre:
Prospectuses.
Subscription lists (Publishing)
Place of Publication:
United States Maine Portland.
Notes:
Canvassing book consisting of specimen leaves and illustrations; full broadside prospectus; preprinted subscription order leaves.
Binding: cloth binding, with one cloth spine sample mounted to front pastedown. Printed slip describing and pricing binding styles, signed in type by the publisher, mounted to first free endpaper.
Copyright George Stinson & Company.
Penn Provenance:
Zinman, Michael (donor) (Canvassing Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1885
Cited in:
Arbour, K. Canvassing books, 49
Contributor:
George Stinson & Co., publisher.
Canvassing and Sample Book Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
American Subscription Publishing Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
911214826