Circa 1900, "MY HONEY'S ABC" Father Tuck's Indestructible Calico Book No. Wonderful ultra rare cloth / linen with dye colored illustrations childrens book by Raphael Tuck & Sons LTD London Paris New York and printed in England. The book contains three letters of the alphabet per side of each page including the inner front and rear covers.. The book is complete, the stitching on the edges of each page and spine are in great condition and the colors still vibrant.The cloth / linen pages and the front and back cover show some stains. The cloth / linen on the covers have pulled off the edges exposing the hardcover. The rarity of this book would be one of the crown jewels of any collector of Black Americana. Book is approximately 9" x 6". Please see all photos to further evaluate condition. This book was acquired from the estate of a collector from Syracuse, New York who had amassed a huge amount of Black Americana memorabilia. I was able to acquire several of the rare, hard to find pieces along with some of those more common.
Please check my other listings for details. The item "Rare MY HONEY'S ABC Father Tuck's Indestructible Calico Book Black Americana" is in sale since Sunday, April 23, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Black Americana\Books".The seller is "hotwheels538" and is located in New Hartford, New York. This item can be shipped to United States.