[Baseball]; Sanders, Charles W.; Sanders, J. C.
Title SANDERS' BILDER FIBEL (SANDERS' PICTORIAL PRIMER) ODER EINLEITUNG ZU SANDER'S FIRST READER (OR AN INTRODUCTION TO SANDERS' FIRST READER)
Binding Quarter Cloth
Book Condition Very Good
Edition First Edition
Publisher New York; Cincinnati; Chicago Ivison, Blakeman, Taylor & Co. 1846
Seller ID 124
12mo (4½” x 7”). pp.. Original binding of quarter linen over pictorial boards. Titles on front board in German; English and German title pages and texts on facing pages with woodcut illustrations throughout. Pink endpapers with advts of Ivison, Blakeman, Taylor & Co. publications. Includes an early pictorial representation of Baseball on the illustrated half-title and p. 23 (a boy pitching a ball to another boy holding a bat), and contains a description of the scene in the German language on p.23 Moderate shelf wear, hinges cracked but binding holding tight. Light soil and staining to boards otherwise Very Good. AAS CL-Backlog Sand; Block, Baseball Before We Knew It p.209.
Baseball, illustrated, german, english, early grammar, americana, alphabet, americana, primer