New-York, [blank] 185[blank] [electronic resource] : Sir We are the manufacturers and sole proprietors of the medicated fur chest protectors and hydromagen waterproof anti-consumptive cork soles, for the sale of which we are establishing depots in all parts of the American continents, to supply the rapidly increasing demand for those invaluable articles. We offer you the sale of our goods, and feel satisfied that a very large and highly profitable business may be done in them ...
- Corporate Author:
- Harcourt, Bradley & Co.
- [New York] : [publisher not identified], [1855?]
- Physical Description:
- 2 unnumbered leaves : illustrations ; 25 cm
- Signed: Harcourt, Bradley & Co., 38 Ann Street, New-York, U.S.; and at London and Manchester, England.
"The chest. Sir Astley Cooper, bart., M.D. ... has left a valuable legacy to the world in his great preventative of consumption, and unfailing cure for pulmonary diseases ... the medicated fur chest protector ..." and "By royal letters patent. The hydromagen, or, waterproof and anti-consumptive cork soles, manufactured by Harcourt, Bradley & Co. ..."--leaf . Both advertisements include prices and are signed: Harcourt, Bradley & Co., 38 Ann Street, New-York.
The American Antiquarian Society copy is dated in ms. Jan. 4th, 1855, and addressed to "Mess. Bennett & Clark, Hubbardstown [i.e., Hubbardston, Mass.]," however, the firm of Harcourt, Bradley & Co. does not appear in any New York directories from 1850 through 1855.
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