The Book of Riddles
The Book of Riddles

The Book of Riddles

Portland, Me. Bailey & Noyes, 1860. Paperback. 16 p.: woodcut illustrations; 8.7 cm. White wrappers with cover title and illustration of Medusa; back cover illustrations of a windmill and an animal in a cage. Title vignette. Each page contains a riddle in verse with an illustration of the answer. Inscribed at head of front wrapper: Walter Skillings, Abbie P. Wiggin, July 17th 1862. No date of publication give, but Bailey & Noyes was established in 1859. Given the inscription, this had to have been issued between 1859 and 1862. Very scarce. In Very Good- Condition: wrapper is soiled; lightly creased; pages are lightly soiled; a solid copy. Very Good -. Item #003230

Price: $65.00

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