Original Acrostics, on Some of the States and Presidents of the United States, and Various Other Subjects, Religious, Political and Personal. Illustrated with Fifty Engravings.
Blackwell, Robert

New York, NY: Published for the Author, 1871. F 108 pages; the engravings illustrated in black and white throughout. Useful index at front, acting as a directory to the acrostics found within, including the first, a portrait of the author, these portraits are accompanied by an acrostic on the opposite page. Topics for acrostics include Arkansas to New York, Governor Brown to George Washington; presidents, cities, states and many others. Approx. 5 1/4" x 7 3/4" size, bound in decoratively gilt and blind-stamped publisher's pebbled green cloth hardcovers. Light edge, tips wear; endpapers spotty, foxing within. In very good condition. Very Good Hardcover (Item ID: 24860)


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