1860. 1st edition "THE SWEET STORY OF OLD" colour plates Religious Tract Society

The Sweet Story of Old"published;London. The Religious Tract Society, 1860 first edition. 164pp. catalogue to rear. bright gilt to all edges pages.original red pebbled boards blindstamped with decorations, and gilt illustration of a shepherd with his lambs and "feed my lambs" , decorated to spine. delightful, very good only light wear and very light fade. the endpps are excellent as are the pages. tissue-guarded frontis. full-page illustrations from woodcuts and three full-page colour plates inc frontis engraved by Kronheim. collectable and charming little antiquarian book