Antique Elementary Textbook: Witter's German-English Primer and New First German Reader for Public School 1881

$25.00

Title: Witter's German-English Primer and New First German Reader for Public School / Deutsch-Englische Schreib und Lese Fibel und Neues Erstes Lesebuch fur Amerikanische Freischulen

Description: Revised Edition, 1881. Worn; corners rounded. Some pages have spots of soiling. Previous owner's note in pencil on first two blank pages. Illustrated with woodcuts. 90 pp. 8 x 5.5 inches.

Previous owner was Sybil Lippitt (1883-1964). In her written note, dated 1892, she indicates that she took the book from her cousin Laurence Selling, who later became a well-known Portland physician and who was the son of the Jewish philanthropist and Oregon politician Ben Selling. Sybil notes that it came from Cousin Tillie's house. "Tillie" was Benjamin's wife Matilda.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Fair
Jacket Condition: None

Publisher: C. Witter
Place: St. Louis, MO
Year: 1881

Language: English/German

ISBN: n/a

Keywords: School book, Textbook, Antique Editions

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