The Infant School Alphabet
The Infant School Alphabet
The Infant School Alphabet

The Infant School Alphabet

Concord, New Hampshire: John E. Brown. Wraps. Chapbook. Approximately 3.75” x 4.75”. Complete. Cover and title page feature an illustration of a school teacher and students. Wood engravings throughout. An early primer with some interesting illustrated aphorisms, e.g., “Youth forward slips, Death soonest nips,” illustrated by a graveyard picture of a skeleton holding an hourglass about to stab a fallen boy with a long spear. Lightly printed. Gift inscription inside front cover. Old neatly re-sewn spine repair. OCLC shows 15 institutional copies although follow-on catalog searches show no results at several of those libraries. Good to Very Good. Item #009152

Price: $150.00

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