THE HISTORY OF THE APPLE PIE; Written by Z. 1808.
Title THE HISTORY OF THE APPLE PIE; Written by Z.
Published London. J. Harris. 1808.
Stock Code 12674
Description 27 engraved leaves, printed on one side only; the first a paste-downs; the last separated from the inner cover and laid down. Title and 26 hand-coloured engravings illustrating the rhyme of the letters of the alphabet. Original printed wrappers. 10.6 x 9 cm. First edition. Worn; torn; crudely repaired throughout; spine crudely taped; many leaves strengthened at their outer edge; else a good copy contained in a morocco-backed folding case. Moon 1005. One of the rarest and most sought after titles produced by Harris, and certainly one of the most attractive.
£1250.00