[HYMNS.] HYMNS for Children. Printed by J. Freeman, Northampton [1820s?].
Small 8vo (157 × 109 mm), printed on a single half-sheet, pp. 8, watermarked ‘P. Tregent Birmm’; some light marginal dust-soiling, original self-wrappers, unopened and unstitched as issued, tear along spine.
A scarce piece of provincial printing, featuring five children’s hymns for different occasions: morning, evening, before morning service, Christmas Day (‘Hark! the Herald Angels Sing’), and Easter. The British Book Trade Index lists Patrick Tregent as active as a papermaker between 1807 and 1825, and John Freeman as printer 1820?–1841.
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