BOOK OF RIDDLES. A, B, C, and Pretty Pictures, And many such that could be told, Golden Apple, Book of Figures, In crooked Pearl-street they are sold.

By: [Mahlon Day].

Price: $250.00

Quantity: 1 available


New York: Printed and sold by Mahlon Day, At the New Juvenile Book-store, No. 376, Pearl-street, [between 1825 to 1833]. Circa, [1830]., [1830].. Fair. - Miniature chapbook measuring 3 inches high by 2 inches wide. Softcover, bound in printed buff wrappers titled with a vignette in black on the front cover and an illustration of a young man falling from a tree on the verso. The covers are soiled and creased and the torn spine has been reinforced with old tape. 8 pages, illustrated with a title page vignette and 5 delicately hand-colored woodcut vignettes. There is an early owner's inscription penned on the title page. The pages are darkened and slightly creased.

RARE.

Although undated, the publisher Mahlon Day published at 376 Pearl Street from 1825 to 1833.

Title: BOOK OF RIDDLES. A, B, C, and Pretty Pictures, And many such that could be told, Golden Apple, Book of Figures, In crooked Pearl-street they are sold.

Author Name: [Mahlon Day].

Categories: Children's & Illustrated,

Publisher: New York: Printed and sold by Mahlon Day, At the New Juvenile Book-store, No. 376, Pearl-street, [between 1825 to 1833]. Circa,: [1830].

Book Condition: Fair

Seller ID: 34118

Keywords: CHILDREN; ILLUSTRATED; CHILDREN'S BOOK; BOOK OF RIDDLES; MAHLON DAY; A, B, C, AND PRETTY PICTURES, AND MANY SUCH THAT COULD BE TOLD, GOLDEN APPLE, BOOK OF FIGURES, IN CROOKED PEARL-STREET THEY ARE SOLD; NEW YORK; JUVENILE BOOK STORE; MINIATURE; CHAPBO