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We Hit 300 Sales!

Marginalia Book Store has hit 300 sales this weekend! Thank you for all the support, comments, follows, likes, orders and check out our new listings!

A New Library of Poetry and Song edited by Cullen Byrant. Vol I and II.  Hardcover leather bound Marbled cover, 1895. Antique Books

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Caps For Sale

Caps For Sale by Esphyr Slobodkina

Esphyr began writing children’s books in order to pay her rent. I’m glad she did because Caps For Sale was one of my favorites growing up.

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Slobodkina editing her collage illustrations for Caps for Sale, c. 1939. Photograph by Fritz Glarner

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Slobodkina wearing a polychrome silk scarf of her own design. Photograph by Friz Glarner, 1941.

 

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