A LECTURE UPON THE ALPHABET.
London: Darton and Harvey, 1800. 32 leaves, the first (the title-page) with engraved imprint on the verso, ‘Midsummer day 1800.’, the remainder with a copper-engraved illustration on one side and text on the other. Pink paper-covered boards with mounted labels to each cover. Twenty-four of the engravings illustrate the letter of the alphabet, the remaining seven illustrate simple lines of text and vowels etc. Book size: 5.5 x 4.5 cm’s. Covers rubbed and a little soiled; spine worn at head and heel; ownership name on title. This title could be bought individually or as part of The infant’s own book-case. Darton G563(1). Extremely rare.