The Wonderful History of The Great Sausage; and Other Funny Stories and Pictures. Anon.
The Wonderful History of The Great Sausage; and Other Funny Stories and Pictures
The Wonderful History of The Great Sausage; and Other Funny Stories and Pictures
The Wonderful History of The Great Sausage; and Other Funny Stories and Pictures

The Wonderful History of The Great Sausage; and Other Funny Stories and Pictures

New York: James Miller, n.d. (ca. 1880). First US edition. Stiff card wraps. Thin 4to. 16pp. Modern marbled paper stiff wraps, printed paper label on the upper wrap. Large handcolored illustrations throughout. Traces of light aging to the paper else this is in very good condition. The first story is that of the Great Sausage which was 1005 yards long, weight 8,885 pounds and was supposedly made 17 years before the beginning of the Thirty Years' War. It has been suggested that this is a translation from a German children's book. Date of publication taken from a note in the Cotsen catalogue. Very good. Item #18981

Price: $150.00

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