Philadelphia, Christopher Sower Company: (1876)
12mo (4 ” x 6 ”). pp. 156. Stereotyped by The Inquirer P. & P. Co.
Vernacular cover of brown paisley patterned cloth sewn together at the paste-downs with heavy brown thread over original blown cloth binding. Original publisher's advt. paste-downs. Red stained edges.Provides a brief overview of literary development though history; a concise overview of the lives and characters of great authors and extract from writings of the same so as to "impart knowledge and culture" in the student. A rare example of vernaculopegy.
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