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"With An Introduction, Giving An Account Of The Work, By Rev. John Brown, D.D., Author Of "John Bunyan: His Life, Times, And Work.". First edition of this printing. pp.28/[8pp.]/pp.79 . 7.0" x 4.5" . Old brown leather covered boards, carefully rebacked at some time in the past. Page edges soiled and deckled (rough-cut). Light spotting to endpapers. Publisher's adverts: "Interesting Facsimilies." faces half-title. Clean English text throughout, just a few light blemishes to the margins. A well preserved copy of this scarce book. ** Facsimile of: A book for boys and girls, or, Country rhimes for children. London : Printed for N.P. and sold by the booksellers in London, 1686. Page 6 misnumbered 9; page number 65 repeats; table of contents at end. Drastically recast in 1701 by an unknown hand, using the altered subtitle, "Temporal things spiritualized"; first appeared under the title "Divine emblems" in 1724 and reprinted under that title during the 18th and 19th centuries; cf. Osborne Coll. Referenced by: Osborne Coll. I:5 / Opie P 104 (1889 ed.).
Title: A Book for Boys and Girls; Or, Country Rhymes for Children. By John Bunyan. Being A Facsimile Of The Unique First Edition, Published In 1686, Deposited In The British Museum. With And Introduction, Giving An Account Of The Work, By Rev. John Brown...
Categories: 19TH CENTURY,
Publisher: London: Elliot Stock, 62, Paternoster Row, 1890 . 0:
ISBN Number: 0
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