Paris: Librairie Gedalge, 1950/about 1910 24th edition, (1758 to 1808 mille); boards with full page illustration of children reading; red cloth spine one page explaining the method, 16 x 21.5 cm; 62 lessons. French language hardback. medium.
A traditional syllabairie with little pictures on every page, some in colour, showing both modern life of the 30s and traditional French country culture. Nice Causerie right next to the picture. Words are syllabified throughout the book, ending in "Li ber té, E ga li té, Fra ter ni té"
CONDITION: Very Good Plus; no names, "Paris" underlined on tp, cover and pages toned, otherwise as new. Item #22257