Think Before You Act.

Think Before You Act by Mrs. Sherwood, Geo. S. Appleton, D. Appleton 1849., Think Before You Act by Mrs. Sherwood, Geo. S. Appleton, D. Appleton 1849., Think Before You Act by Mrs. Sherwood, Geo. S. Appleton, D. Appleton 1849.

Children ask their grandfather for a true story to while away the six hours their mother must be gone. He leads them to think about truth in history as he tells them the story of the Welsh King Llewelyn and of Robinson Crusoe. This must have made an elegant little present for Mary Alice Caroline Krumbhaar from Aunt Helen. Copyright date is the year George Appleton, who had been publishing in Philadelphia, joined his brothers in their father's New York firm.  Please note: THIS BOOK HAS BEEN SOLD

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Think Before You Act by Mrs. Sherwood, Geo. S. Appleton, D. Appleton 1849.
Think Before You Act by Mrs. Sherwood, Geo. S. Appleton, D. Appleton 1849.
Think Before You Act by Mrs. Sherwood, Geo. S. Appleton, D. Appleton 1849.
Think Before You Act.
Sherwood, Mrs. (Mary Martha)
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Philadelphia: Geo. S. Appleton, 164 Chestnut Street; New York: D Appleton & Co. 200 Broadway, 1850 on title page; white decorated cloth boards with gilt titles, a delicate filigree of gilt, navy blue, orange-red, maroon, and light green, on both front, back, and spine; plain endpapers, pulp paper, with frontis and little woodcut illustrations in text; 4.5x5.75"; 64 pp followed by a 16 pp "Catalogue of Illustrated and Entertaining Juvenile Works", published by George Appleton, etc.
Juvenile hardback small.
CONDITION: Good Plus; 1849 gift inscription as noted, elegant board colours somewhat rubbed and spine quite rubbed and worn at ends, extremities bumped and worn, front matter foxed, paper quite dark but flat and clean.
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Think Before You Act by Mrs. Sherwood, Geo. S. Appleton, D. Appleton 1849.
Think Before You Act by Mrs. Sherwood, Geo. S. Appleton, D. Appleton 1849.
Think Before You Act by Mrs. Sherwood, Geo. S. Appleton, D. Appleton 1849.
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18865