An Alphabet of Animals, Revised

London: Simpkin, Marshall, and Co., No date [c. 1865]. Wraps. 32mo (4 ¾” x 3”); 30pp; still yellow wrapper with title and price printed on front cover in decorative border and a basket of flower design; string binding; frontispiece and tailpiece printed on pastedown plus 25 wood engravings followed by text; light shelf scuffing and white spot to wrapper; near fine. Near fine. Item #105

The alphabet with an animal for each letter except “X”, and giving a moral lesson for this letter. Verses are in rhyme, some with moral or religious overtones. Charming overall.

Price: $200.00

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