The Shepherd Boy, No. 202, II Series
Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, No. 146 Chesnut Street, No date [not before 1827]. Wraps. [CHAPBOOK] [VERSE]. Stereotyped by L. Johnson. 48mo (3 ½” x 2 3/16”); 15 pp; pictorial wrapper, front and rear; publisher’s string binding; 15 wood engraved illustrations including front wrapper; ¾” split at spine fold foot, light hand-wear, a few areas of foxing; very good plus. Very good +. Item #1452
Small religious chapbook for children, the morals told in verse and illustrated every page. The American Sunday School Union was located in Philadelphia at this address from 1827-1853. Note the spelling of “Chesnut” Street, which changed early in this period. AAS 263971.