THE PRETTIEST BOOK FOR CHILDREN; Being the History of the Enchanted Castle; Situated in one of the Fortunate Isles, and Governed by the Giant Instruction. Written for the Entertainment of Little Masters and Misses, by Don Stephano Bunyano, Under Secretary to the aforesaid Giant. [Price Six-pence.] 1784.
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Title THE PRETTIEST BOOK FOR CHILDREN; Being the History of the Enchanted Castle; Situated in one of the Fortunate Isles, and Governed by the Giant Instruction. Written for the Entertainment of Little Masters and Misses, by Don Stephano Bunyano, Under Secretary to the aforesaid Giant. [Price Six-pence.]
Published London. E. Newbery. No date [ circa 1784].
Stock Code 13891
Description 122, [6 ad's] pages. Illustrated with a wood-engraved frontispiece and fifteen wood engravings, including one full-page. Original Dutch floral boards. 114 x 80 mm. Expertly re-backed with matching paper; lacks endpapers, and with some loss from the fixed endpaper; some corners turned; else a very good copy of a scarce Newbery title.