The Monkeys' Circus 1883 McLoughlin Brothers ~ Antique Children's Picture Book ~ Rare


Title: The Monkeys' Circus

Author: Unknown

Description: Saddle-stitched in printed card covers. Front cover has chipped fore-corners. Dampstains in the top margin of pages. Seventeen full-page color illustrations, each with a poem about the monkey circus with a few others describing scenarios played out by the monkeys. Rubber stamp of the ''Mayer & Miller Boot and Shoe Store, Springfield, Ills.'' stamped on rear cover and second-to-last page, presumed to be where it was originally purchased. A couple closed edge tears. [18] pages (including inside of covers). 10.6 x 8.3 inches. Rare.

The rare pirated edition issued by McLoughlin Bros of the even more rare ''What they did at the monkey's circus'' published by E. P. Dutton [ref: American Antiquarian Society].

Binding: Stapled card covers
Condition: Very Good

Publisher: McLoughlin Brothers
Place: New York
Year: 1883

Keywords: McLoughlin Bros, What they did at the monkey's circus,

Shipping from United States

Processing time

1 business day

Estimated shipping times

  • North America : 3 - 5 business days

I'll do my best to meet these shipping estimates, but can't guarantee them. Actual delivery time will depend on the shipping method you choose.

Customs and import taxes

Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.

Payment Options

Secure options
  • Accepts Etsy gift cards

Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept returns, exchanges, and cancellations

Just contact me within: 14 days of delivery

Ship items back to me within: 30 days of delivery

Legal imprint