The Historical Reader, Designed for the Use of Schools and Families: On a N ew Plan

Printed by Isaac Hill, 1825. First Edition. Leather. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. / No Jacket. Item #L013830

Good+ in leather (slight wear/head of spine; slight rubbing/covers; internal browning). 372 Historical survey from Biblical times through the early 19th century; note worthy for chapters on the American Revolution and such topics as 'Origins of African Slavery', 'The Miseries of War', etc. interspersed with poetic effusions (generally of a religious nature). Bound in full brown 19th century calf, gilt-stamped black morocco spine label, plain endpapers (wear chiefly to spine and corners; few leaves slightly worn at edges, previous owners' annotations; else a very serviceable copy of an uncommon early New Hampshire imprint).over 10 Engraved Illustrations.

Price: $55.00

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