1810 · Philadelphia
First German-American edition and first German-language edition anywhere of The Dangers of the Streets and other Tales. The cataloguers at the American Antiquarian Society indicate that the large wood engraving on the title-page is by Alexander Anderson. This is in fraktur type.
Rosenbach, Children, 418; Welch 431; Shaw & Shoemaker 20192; German Language Printing in the U.S. 1770; Hamilton, Early American Book Illustrators, 1406. Not in Pomeroy, Alexander Anderson. Very nice copy in original light boards covered with salmon-colored paper. Light age-toning and light scattered foxing. (Inventory #: 36290)