PROVERBS EXEMPLIFIED, AND ILLUSRATED BY PICTURES FROM REAL LIFE. Teaching Morality and a Knowledge of the World; With Prints. Designed as a Succession-Book to Aesop’s Fables. After the manner, and by the Author, of Hogarth Moralized. Rev. J. Trusler…At The Literary=Press… [Price three shillings, half bound.]
London: Liteerary=Press, 1790. viii, 196 pages. Illustrated with woodcut vignette to title and forty-nine other cuts throughout by John Bewick. Later half-bound sheep gilt over marbled boards. 12mo. Top edge gilt. 160 x 98 mm. First edition. Last page a little dust-soiled; tipped in bookplate of the Rev. Thomas Hugo, with the manuscript collection number; note on free endpaper concerning rarity. An excellent copy with a fine provenance.