1857 · Albany
New edition, revised and enlarged; the Pestalozzian "instruction" is extensive. Proudly blazoned on the cover as the "FIFTIETH EDITION" of this classic designed to "instruct . . . the young, by first attracting and amusing them."
Provenance: Elegant ownership inscription inside front cover of "Sarah M. Van Patten / Schenectady / N.Y. Publisher's quarter sheep with printed sides; neatly respined with cloth tape. Signed by previous owner on front pastedown as above. (Inventory #: 4182)