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The child's alphabet : emblematically described and embellished by twenty-four pictures : brought into easy verse, for the tender capacities of young readers : the whole contrived to allure children into the love of learning.
Glasgow : Printed by J. and M. Robertson, 1805.
16 pages : illustrations (woodcuts) ; 96 mm
Children's poetry, English
J. & M. Robertson
Rare books genre
Printed wrappers (Binding)
Illustrations: Full page woodcuts of street peddlers on pages 2 and 15, with 24 smaller illustrative cuts for letters in the alphabet rhyme.
Alphabet rhymes begin: "The tree of Life, / And Adam's wife. / In Adam's Fall, / we sinned all."
Publisher's gray wrappers, printed in red with wood-engravings; upper "Archduke Charles, sold by. A. Keith." and lower "The Emperor of Russia," both on horseback in full military array.
Also available in an electronic version.
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