Item #26818 The Cottage Fire-side. Children's Book.
The Cottage Fire-side
The Cottage Fire-side

The Cottage Fire-side.

Dublin: Printed by Napper and White, 1826.

Early edition. Woodcut illustrations. 180pp. 1 vols. 16mo. Contemporary tree sheep. Rubbed, some worming, front inner hinge torn from removal of front free endpaper, otherwise some light marginal soiling of text and a very good copy Item #26818

An attempt to give advice and helpful hints to children in an enjoyable manner. The author, apparently Irish, uses the hearth of the Irish peasantry as the location of these conversations.

Price: $150.00