'Fire-Side Picture Alphabet' by Various Authors with illustrator John Andrew was published in 1858.
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FIRESIDE PICTURE ALPHABET.
With learning may laughter be found;
"'Tis good to be merry and wise;"
To gayly get over the ground,
As higher and higher we rise.
Some children their letters may learn,
While others will surely do more,
As the subjects suggestively turn
To matters not thought of before.
Descriptions and pictures combined
Are here made attractive and clear;
So suited that children may find
From error the truth to appear.