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The Resource A treasury of pleasure books for young children : with more than one hundred illustrations by John Absolon and Harrison Weir, edited by Joseph Cundall

A treasury of pleasure books for young children : with more than one hundred illustrations by John Absolon and Harrison Weir, edited by Joseph Cundall

Label
A treasury of pleasure books for young children : with more than one hundred illustrations by John Absolon and Harrison Weir
Title
A treasury of pleasure books for young children
Title remainder
with more than one hundred illustrations by John Absolon and Harrison Weir
Statement of responsibility
edited by Joseph Cundall
Creator
Contributor
Compiler
Contributor
Engraver
Illustrator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
MIGCL
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1818-1895
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Cundall, Joseph
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • 1805-1875
  • 1815-1895
  • 1824-1906
  • 1820-1866
  • active 1837-1872
  • 1826-1902
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  • Andersen, H. C.
  • Absolon, John
  • Weir, Harrison
  • Mason, Walter George
  • Green, W. T.
  • Sedgfield, William Russell
  • Harrall, Horace
  • Greenaway & Wright
Series statement
Nineteenth Century Collections Online: Children's Literature and Childhood
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  • Children's stories
  • Children's poetry
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A treasury of pleasure books for young children : with more than one hundred illustrations by John Absolon and Harrison Weir, edited by Joseph Cundall
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "To the children of America these old stories of old England are dedicated, with a hearty wish that they may tend to strengthen the bonds of sympathy between the children of America and the children of England."--dedication, page [ii]
  • Illustrations engraved on wood by W. Russell Sedgfield, Horace Harrall, Walter G. Mason, W.T. Green and "Greenaway & Wright."
  • Reproduction of the original from the Baldwin Library of Historical Children's Literature, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The history of little Bo-Peep -- The simple story of Simple Simon -- The history of Mother Goose and her son Jack -- The house that Jack built -- Maja's alphabet -- The courtship and wedding of Cock Robin and Jenny Wren : with an account of the doleful death of Cock Robin -- The death and burial of Cock Robin -- The cat and the mouse who play'd in the farm-house -- The wonderful story of Henny-Penny -- The old dame and her silver sixpence -- The robin's Yule song -- The life and death of Jenny Wren -- The frog who would a-wooing go -- Old Mother Hubbard and her dog -- The bear and the children : from Andersen's "Picture book without pictures" / translated by Meta Taylor -- The courtship and wedding of the little man and the little maid -- The story of the three bears -- The fox and the geese : an antient nursery tale -- The story of Tom the piper's son, who play'd his pipe and made great fun -- The history of little Goody Two-shoes
Control code
NCCO3013815
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (iv pages, 280 unnumbered pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)905325238
Label
A treasury of pleasure books for young children : with more than one hundred illustrations by John Absolon and Harrison Weir, edited by Joseph Cundall
Publication
Note
  • "To the children of America these old stories of old England are dedicated, with a hearty wish that they may tend to strengthen the bonds of sympathy between the children of America and the children of England."--dedication, page [ii]
  • Illustrations engraved on wood by W. Russell Sedgfield, Horace Harrall, Walter G. Mason, W.T. Green and "Greenaway & Wright."
  • Reproduction of the original from the Baldwin Library of Historical Children's Literature, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The history of little Bo-Peep -- The simple story of Simple Simon -- The history of Mother Goose and her son Jack -- The house that Jack built -- Maja's alphabet -- The courtship and wedding of Cock Robin and Jenny Wren : with an account of the doleful death of Cock Robin -- The death and burial of Cock Robin -- The cat and the mouse who play'd in the farm-house -- The wonderful story of Henny-Penny -- The old dame and her silver sixpence -- The robin's Yule song -- The life and death of Jenny Wren -- The frog who would a-wooing go -- Old Mother Hubbard and her dog -- The bear and the children : from Andersen's "Picture book without pictures" / translated by Meta Taylor -- The courtship and wedding of the little man and the little maid -- The story of the three bears -- The fox and the geese : an antient nursery tale -- The story of Tom the piper's son, who play'd his pipe and made great fun -- The history of little Goody Two-shoes
Control code
NCCO3013815
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (iv pages, 280 unnumbered pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)905325238

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