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Title: The History of an Apple Pie, Written by Z.
Description: London, Griffith and Farran, 1856. Paperback. Not dated circa 1856. Printed by Samuel Bentley & Co. 12mo. 14 leaves printed on one side only and backed onto linen. Illustrated with 13 hand coloured woodcuts with verse below, one page for two/ three letters, plus the frontis on the title page. There are two pages just showing the alphabet in upper and lower case printed in black only. Bound in original green wrappers but with a new spine and some transparent archival tape on the front inner and outer hinge. The sheets have been trimmed very close to illustration margins; there are some marks throughout, most being minor and the pages have light overall browning, generally a good clean copy. The John Harris edition was first published in 1808. Grant & Griffith, the successors of John Harris circa 1835, later changed their name to Griffith and Farran in 1856. Very Good .

Keywords: Alphabet, Hand Coloured, Wood Cuts.

Price: GBP 450.00 = appr. US$ 642.59 Seller: Roe and Moore
- Book number: 6000211

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