(Chapbook)

Soffrona and her Cat Muff.

New York: T. Mason and G. Lane for the Sunday School Union, 1837. 16mo. 26pp. Probable first American edition. Frontispiece and six small vignettes from wood engravings. First published in London in 1828, this tale of a rescued kitten who is eventually reunited with its mother by the title character, who is likewise transformed in the process. Light foxing throughout, lower corner slightly dog-eared (pun intended); overall very good or better in pale yellow printed wrappers, which show a short tear to spine foot, and previous owner's signature to upper cover and both endleaves. Rare: only four copies recorded in institutional holdings. Item #31192

Price: $450.00

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