A New Riddle Book, or a Whetstone for Dull Wits.
A New Riddle Book, or a Whetstone for Dull Wits.
A New Riddle Book, or a Whetstone for Dull Wits.
A New Riddle Book, or a Whetstone for Dull Wits.
A New Riddle Book, or a Whetstone for Dull Wits.
(Children's Book)

A New Riddle Book, or a Whetstone for Dull Wits.

Derby: (John Drewry), (1790). 32mo. 24pp. Twenty-four woodcuts scattered throughout illustrate a variety of rebuses and lyrical puzzles. Decorative borders adorn the title page and the beginnings of each of the book's sections: riddles, "several comical Questions," and "merry Tales and comical Jests." An impressive and entertaining compendium, suitable for both children and adults. Bound in illustrated wrappers, which show minor exterior wear. An early volume, spectacular in the preservation of its physical and humorous character. Near fine. Item #30419

Price: $1,750.00

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