McLoughlin Brothers' eighty-fifth annual catalogue of paper and linen toy books, half bound and bound juvenile books, paper dolls, soldiers, furniture, etc.

McLoughlin Bros [Browse]
New York : McLoughlin Brothers, 890 Broadway, ©1913.
105 pages, 7 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 24 cm


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Restrictions note
For conservation reasons, access is granted for compelling reasons only: please consult the curator of the Cotsen Children's Library.
  • "Established 1828" --At head of cover title.
  • Title page with small medallion vignette of Mother Goose flying on her goose set within a circle suggesting the Moon (a McLoughlin trademark logo) set between printed dates: "1828" and "1913".
  • Includes a page listing "German editions" (page 48).
  • "Special notice. Pictures for framing and advertising purposes. We beg to give notice that for several years past we have been publishing ... a substantial line of handsome pictures ... The line has been very successful, and has grown so large as to necessitate a separate and special catalogue, which will be sent to any customer on demand ... Art Department, McLoughlin Brothers" --Advertisement on pages [106-107].
  • "Price list of books, etc. arranged according to number" on pages [108-109].
  • Index on pages [110-112].
  • Cotsen copy: McLoughlin Bros. archives.
  • Cotsen copy: "1913" hand-written on cover (thus, "Annual [1913] catalogue") in blue crayon typical of McLoughlin Bros. Archives copies.
  • Cotsen copy: Some catalog entries physically cut out, presumably by McLoughlin Bros. corporate offices.
Binding note
Publisher's light green wrappers, upper with a stylized floral design, part of the design and lettering printed in red and black.
Other format(s)
Also available in an electronic version.
Other title(s)
  • McLoughlin Brothers annual catalogue of books
  • McLoughlin Bros.' catalogue
  • McLoughlin Bros. catalog
  • McLoughlin Brothers' catalog
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