New York: McLoughlin Bros. circa 1875.
Wraps. 6" X 4". Unpaginated, eight pages. Sewn printed wraps with spine backed in patterned cloth. Moderate wear to wraps, with small tears to edges and extremities, foxing, and soiling. Previous owner's name to verso of upper wrap. Foxing to pages throughout. Illustrated in color throughout, this charming children's book tells the cautionary tale of Cruel Frederick, who get his just deserts after tearing off fly wings, killing birds, breaking chairs, throwing kittens down the stairs, whipping his nurse, whipping his dog, and refusing to stay indoors when it rains. Good. Item #3777