Rip Van Winkle -- Malena Booklet No. 101 [patent medicine premium]. Washington Irving.
Rip Van Winkle -- Malena Booklet No. 101 [patent medicine premium]

Rip Van Winkle -- Malena Booklet No. 101 [patent medicine premium]

Warriorsmark [Warriors Mark, Pa.]: 1896. Paperback. [12] p.: illustrations (including 4 full pages of chromolithographed illustrations); 16 cm. Stapled chromolithographed wrapper. No date of publication. The Malena Co. was established in Warriors Mark, Pa., in 1886 by Chauncey F. York (1850-1928); it produced a skin salve and stomach-liver pills. In 1910 he moved the business to Detroit. Wrapper title. "Free -- with a box of Malena" -- on front wrapper. The text includes 2 pages of advertisements for Ma-Le-Na Stomach-Liver Pills. Inside back wrapper has advertisement for Ma-Le-Na Worm Tablets with illustrations of a bear standing over a boy it has killed ("thousands ... are as surely and cruelly killed by Worms to one killed by Bears"). Rip Van Winkle is charmingly illustrated. In Very Good+ Condition: spine is rubbed and starting to separate; light corner creasing; clean and bright. Very Good +. Item #006853

Price: $18.00