Stevens, William O.
An Annapolis Alphabet: Pictures and Limericks
16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall
Lord Baltimore Press
Complete. Unpaginated. "Published at Crab-Town-On-The-Bay" Very clever little adult alphabet book with a with a short humorous poem for each letter. The author was an English professor at the Naval Academy. All of the rhymes or illustrations have something to do with early 20th century Annapolis including the Naval Academy (Gold-Brick, Hazing, Middy, etc.) Tight binding. Front hinge starting; rear hinge sound. Clean pages. Light wear and soiling to cover. Christmas inscription on front free endpaper.