This early American small book has hand tinted illustrations. It has an embossed blue cloth, cover and contains short vignettes that describe 15 hand-colored illustrations of various scenes. Titles under the illustrations include: Skating Party, Arrest, Soldiers, Depot, Postmaster, Funeral, Scissors Grinder, Haymaking, Mischievous Harry, Snowballing, Rescue, Burial, Blind Man's Buff, Magnet, Studious and Idle Boy.
The book is in good vintage condition with some yellowing from age and a pencil inscription on the front inside cover. There is a water stain on the back endpaper. A rare book from early America.