PROVERBS OF LITTLE SOLOMON. Containing entertaining stories. From the following wise sayings: A faint heart never won a fair lady. Safe bind, safe find. Brag is a good Dog, but Holdfast is a better. A burnt Child dreads the fire. A Bird in the Hand is worth two in the Bush. Naught is never in danger. Price Threepence 1825.
Title PROVERBS OF LITTLE SOLOMON. Containing entertaining stories. From the following wise sayings: A faint heart never won a fair lady. Safe bind, safe find. Brag is a good Dog, but Holdfast is a better. A burnt Child dreads the fire. A Bird in the Hand is worth two in the Bush. Naught is never in danger. Price Threepence
Published Edinburgh. Oliver & Boyd. No date [circa 1825].
Stock Code 13061
Description [32] pages, including the blank pastdowns to the wrappers. Illustrated with a wood-enrgaved frontispiece, a vignette on the title, and 6 woodcuts in the text. Original printed wrappers. 10.3 x 6.6 cm. Gumuchian 1570; Osborne Page 291., suggesting a date of 1815. The British Library suggests 1825.
£150.00