National Spelling Book Pronunciation B.D. Emerson 1840 American school bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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The National Spelling Book, and Pronouncing Tutor; Containing Rudiments of Orthography and Pronunciation on an Improved Plan, by B.D. Emerson.
Published 1840, Boston by Jenks and Palmer.
168 pages. Text in English. Engraved woodcut frontispiece.
Publisher's advertising paper covered boards. Binding remains clean, tight, and sound. Interior contents heavily uniformly age toned due to acidity of paper.
Book remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 7 3/8" H x 4 1/2" W.