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Book, Peter Parley's Primer, 1835

This is a Book.

This object is not part of the Cooper Hewitt's permanent collection. It was able to spend time at the museum on loan from Smithsonian Libraries as part of Maira Kalman Selects.

It is dated 1835. Its medium is printed paper.

It is credited Gift of Mr. Lea S. Luquer, PE1119.A1 G66 1835; Courtesy of the Smithsonian Libraries, Washington, DC.

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Its dimensions are

Open: 14 x 24 cm (5 1/2 x 9 7/16 in.)

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Maira Kalman Selects.

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