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Just arrived, from Peales' Museum, N.Y. and now exhibiting alive at the corner of Washington and School streets : F. Cops, respectfully announces ... his exhibition of the greatest natural curiosities ever brought to the United States, viz. the great anaconda!! Or the terrific serpent of Java. ... also--a small alligator, from the Mississippi.

Author/creator Cops, F.
Other author/creatorLansing, Garret, engraver.
Format Electronic and Book
Publication Info[Boston] : Jonathan Howe, printer, Merchants Row, Boston, [between 1829 and 1831?]
Description1 sheet (1 unnumbered page) : illustrations
Supplemental Content Shaw-Shoemaker Digital Edition
Series Early American imprints. Second series no. 19860. ^A575643
General note"Admittance 25 cents--children half price. Season tickets 50 cents."
General noteDated [181-?] by Shaw & Shoemaker. The address given appears on Jonathan Howe's Boston imprints from 1829 to 1831; after 1831 he uses the fuller address, "no. 39 Merchants Row."
General noteWood engraving signed "G. Lansing."
References Shaw & Shoemaker 19860
Other formsMicroform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.
Reproduction noteElectronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2004-2007] Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. Second series ; no. 19860).
Genre/formAdvertisements Exhibitions.

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