A.B.C. THE WORD BOOK; or, Stories chiefly in three letter. Written for children under four years of age. By A.B.C. Assisted by the other letters of the alphabet. Third Edition.
London: John Harris, No date [circa 1827-8]. 34 pages. Ad's to rear pastedown. Illustrated with 24 hand-coloured engravings. Original printed wrappers. The occasional small mark; spine expertly restored; else a very good copy of a quite a scarce title. Mrs Moon locating only three copies of the first edition of 1825, no copies of the second edition, and only one of the third. Moon 1(3). 'The book contains 24 stories, one for each letter of the alphabet, IJ and UV being put together, but there seems to be no connection between the letters and the stories.'