Parley's First Book of History. THE FIRST BOOK OF HISTORY, Combined with Geography; containing the History and Geography of the Western Hemisphere. For the use of schools. By the author of Peter Parley's Tales. Illustrated by engravings and coloured maps. Revised and Improved edition, with important additions.
Boston.Jenks, Hickling & Swan. 1853. 224 pages. Illustrated with twenty-six hand-coloured full-page engraved maps, all but two of North America, and with engraved illustrations within the text. Original sheep-backed pictorial paper-covered boards. 18 x 13 cm's. Binding very worn: the spine cracking, the edges and corners worn & rubbed; bookplates; else internally clean.