Classical Letters. or Alphabet of Memory. Published by John Harris in 1817.
Friends of the Osborne Collection, 1990.
12mo., [ii]32 pp. + end-piece + 24 colored plates (including frontispiece); marbled wrappers.
Attractive and unusual alphabet of rhyming couplets illustrated with hand-colored copper engravings depicting figures from classical history and mythology. Facsimile addition with an end-piece "A 'Classical' Primer" by Elizabeth Derbecker and Dana Tenny.
Limited to 1200 copies.
Facsimile of 1817 John Harris Printing.
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