FOOD FOR THE MIND; or, A new riddle-book: Compiled for…

FOOD FOR THE MIND; or, A new riddle-book: Compiled for the use of the great and the little good boys and girls in England, Scotland, and Ireland. By John the Giant. Killer, Esq.   [Price Sixpence.]

FOOD FOR THE MIND; or, A new riddle-book: Compiled for the use of the great and the little good boys and girls in England, Scotland, and Ireland. By John the Giant. Killer, Esq. [Price Sixpence.]

York: Wilson, Spence, and Mawman. vi, 7 – 95, [1 ad;] pages. Illustrated with 68 woodcuts throughout. Original Dutch floral boards. 118 x 88 mm. Some occasional browning; boards worn at corners; spine restored; else a very good copy of a rare book. First published by J. Newbery, circa 1757, this work is rare in all 18th century editions. There are no known copies of the first two editions, the third edition of 1759 is known by three copies, one of which is imperfect; an edition of 1778, is known by eight copies; and the above edition of 1797, is known by three copies only.

Book ID: 14363
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