(Breed, Butler & Co.)

The Bunch of Grapes.

Buffalo, NY: Breed, Butler & Co., 1863. 64 pp. One of six titles in the second series of miniatures authored by popular children's writer Barrow under the noms de plume Aunt Laura and Aunt Fanny. Noted by Bradbury as "high spots in any miniature book collection," the volumes offer children's stories containing both religious—The Bunch of Grapes deals with Christian charitableness—and secular themes. In blue cloth boards with title and decorative design gilt-stamped on cover. Gilt on front cover somewhat rubbed, else a fine copy. A.e.g. (Bradbury, pp. 184-185). (1 5/8 by 1 3/16; 41x30mm). Item #30924

Price: $125.00