The Alphabet in Rhyme [F is for Benjamin Franklin]
The Alphabet in Rhyme [F is for Benjamin Franklin]

The Alphabet in Rhyme [F is for Benjamin Franklin]

New York: Kiggins & Kellogg, 1856. Paperback. 16 p.: illustrations; 11 cm. Pale pink wrappers printed in black with illustration on front wrapper repeating title vignette, and borders on both wrappers. The publisher's address on the front wrapper is given as 123 & 125 William St.; Kiggins & Kellogg was located at that address in 1856 and 1857. "Third series.--No. 1" at head of front wrapper. Publisher's advertisements on back wrapper, including notice of "Redfield's Toy Books. Each page has one portrait. Each letter of the alphabet is represented by a person, usually by occupation (brewer, oculist, pugilist) but F is Benjamin Franklin, H is Henry VIII, and T is General Zachary Taylor. This was also issued in blue wrappers. In Good+ Condition: wrapper is soiled; corners are rubbed; wrapper starting to separate at tail of spine; occasional light soiling of pages. Good +. Item #001252

Price: $72.00