Portland, Maine: The Southworth Press, 1933. First edition, limited edition. Hardcover. A signed limited edition, number IX of 85 copies printed on Zerkall Halle paper, containing beautiful reproductions of title pages from early American children's books from 1682 through 1836.
4to, lix,  pp, 354 pp, pp, teg. Title page printed in black & red and illustrated with a small vignette. Illustrated throughout with 104 facsimile title pages. Bound in full blue pigskin with decorative gilt and black stamping on both covers and spine. Housed in a black felt lined cloth slipcase with decorative paper label at front cover of slipcase. Darkened spine, otherwise very good condition. Item #26229