Wisdom in Miniature: or, The Youth's Pleasing Instructor, Being a Collection of Sentences, ...

Wisdom in Miniature: or, The Youth's Pleasing Instructor, Being a Collection of Sentences, Divine, Moral, and Historical, Selected From the Writings of Many Pious and Learned Authors, Both Ancient and Modern

Day, Mahlon, editor

Published by Mahlon Day, 1824
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Title continued: "Intended not only for the use of schools, but as a pocket companion for the youth of both sexes, in America." "M. Day's Second Edition." vi, 206 p.; 12 cm. Original brown linen with paper spine label printed in black. Arranged by topic, for example "Vanity, Folly, and Affectation" and "Time, Business, and Recreation." Most of the aphorisms intended for children are unattributed (plagiarism is not covered). Very scarce. In Very Good- Condition: cover slightly soiled; spine label rubbed; lacking front free endpaper; parts of both fixed endpapers lacking; light foxing and soiling throughout. A solid copy. Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: Wisdom in Miniature: or, The Youth's ...
Publisher: Mahlon Day
Publication Date: 1824
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good -

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