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Yankee Doodle's Literary Sampler of Prose, Poetry, & Pictures

£19.99

Product description

Being an Anthology of Diverse Works Published for the Edification and/or Entertainment of Young Readers in America before 1900.

From the uniquely rich and varied collection of children's literature in the Library of Congress, here is a rich sampling of writings and illustrations created for young readers in America from colonial times to 1900. Taken together, they provide a unique insight into what adults of that era felt most worthy of imparting to young minds; a fascinating segment of social history, as well as a vigorous and varied body of writing for children. There are samples of traditional and popular tales, rhymes, riddles, and street cries, as well as chaphooks, primers, story-books, and magazines.

The book is in Very Good condition. The dust jacket is Good condition showing shelf wear with small tears to top of spine

Item details

Author(s):
Haviland, V. & Coughlan, M.N, ed.
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0690002696
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Thomas Y. Crowell

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About this item

Being an Anthology of Diverse Works Published for the Edification and/or Entertainment of Young Readers in America before 1900.

From the uniquely rich and varied collection of children's literature in the Library of Congress, here is a rich sampling of writings and illustrations created for young readers in America from colonial times to 1900. Taken together, they provide a unique insight into what adults of that era felt most worthy of imparting to young minds; a fascinating segment of social history, as well as a vigorous and varied body of writing for children. There are samples of traditional and popular tales, rhymes, riddles, and street cries, as well as chaphooks, primers, story-books, and magazines.

The book is in Very Good condition. The dust jacket is Good condition showing shelf wear with small tears to top of spine

Author(s):
Haviland, V. & Coughlan, M.N, ed.
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0690002696
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Thomas Y. Crowell

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