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    Pore Lil Mose His Letters to His Mammy (Cupples and Leon, 1902) Condition: FR/GD. Richard Outcault was one of the most popular cartoonists of the early 1900s. Here's a scarce collection of early strips by the artist, published in 1902 in conjunction with the New York Herald and the Grand Union Tea Company, but is best known as the first comic published by Cupples and Leon. This book is tough to find in any condition, let alone complete, and is eagerly sought out by collectors of Black Americana. Our copy's complete, has a taped spine and back cover, and is missing pieces on the front cover; otherwise, it's quite sound and readable. Overstreet 2007 GD 2.0 value = $1,500.

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    August, 2007
    2nd-4th Thursday-Saturday
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