Edward Lacey, London, undated (Jisc, BL, 1840), probable First edition. Hardback bound in scarlet cloth with title in gilt on decorated spine; aeg; blind ruling and blocking on both boards; 24mo., 212pp. A Juvenile Present of Instruction and Entertainment with fine engravings; tissue-guarded frontispiece engraving of Hampstead - Vale of Health, engraved title page. A collection of uplifting short stories for Victorian juveniles. Book condition: Good, rear of spine has split, but still attached to front, binding firm, no foxing; gift inscription, dated 1849, on ffep.