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The Dodson Birdhouses

The Dodson Birdhouses

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The Dodson Birdhouses

by Joseph H. Dodson

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INTERESTING EXAMPLE OF DIRECT MARKETING TO FAMILIES WITH CHILDREN

Joseph H. Dodson. The Dodson Birdhouses. Illustrated. Small 8vo. Original color pictorial wrappers. (Joseph H. Dodson, Chicago 1914). First Edition. Early catalog contains a variety of bird houses complete with illustrations, descriptions, and prices. The elaborate text and charming period graphics are marketed for children, and reflect the author's infectious passion for all things birds. The catalogue contains advice on attracting birds, dealing with cats and squirrels, trapping sparrows, keeping birds in winter, proper feeding of birds, etc.; as well as constructing specialized bird houses and bird baths. Birding is described as a family hobby, of which the child plays a major part. "Make friends with our native birds - that is my message. The birds richly repay you for the trouble you take in attracting them and looking out for their interests . . ." Some slight wear to covers, o/w Fine.

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Bookseller
George Robert Minkoff, Inc. US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
7446
Title
The Dodson Birdhouses
Author
Joseph H. Dodson
Format/Binding
Original color pictorial wrappers.
Book Condition
Used
Quantity Available
1
Edition
First Edition.
Publisher
Joseph H. Dodson
Place of Publication
Chicago, Illinois
Date Published
1914
Size
Small 8vo.
Weight
0.00 lbs
Keywords
(CHILDREN’S CATALOGUES).birds, birdhouse, garden, childrens
Bookseller catalogs
Fall Sale;

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