TOM THUMB’S PLAY-BOOK, to teach children their letters as soon as they can speak. Or, Easy Lessons for little children and beginners. Being a new and pleasant Method to allure little ones into the first Principles of Learning.
Newcastle upon Tyne: Printed and sold by J. Marshall. Sold by the principal Booksellers in Town and Country, 1811. 48 pages. Woodcut of a house on page 2; 24 woodcuts of animals, after Jn John Bewick, illustrating the alphabet. Original o near contemporary plain buff wrappers. 98 x 86 mm. Wrapper and first four leaves turned and a little frayed to the top 2 cm; paper a little browned; else a very good copy of a rare chapbook.