New York: Sheldon & Co., 1873. Cloth. 12mo; 220pp + [4pp] publisher’s ads; green cloth over board, decorative black stamping and title gilt-stamped; ownership in pencil to ffep; b&w frontispiece, pictorial half title; b&w illustrations; light scuffing to corners, light age-toning of paper; very good plus. Very good +. Item #1064
One volume in the juvenile series of Rollo, a mid-19th century children’s book by Jacob Abbott (1803-1879). Abbott was a Mainer, with a busy life as a professor, school founder, pastor of a Congregational church, and author.