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Finding Aid: Nineteenth Century Children's Chapbook Collection


United States

Connecticut

Bridgeport

J.B. & L. Baldwin

History of the Bible. Bridgeport: J.B. & L. Baldwin, 1831.
Illustrated; in boards. (2 copies)
[Size 1]

Hartford

Ira Webster

An almanack. Hartford: Ira Webster, 1843.
Illustrated; in boards. (2 copies)
[Size 1]

New Haven

Babcock

Child's new story book; or tales and dialogues for little folks. New Haven: S. Babcock, 1850.
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

The child's own Sunday book; or Sabbath-day lessons for little children. New Haven: S. Babcock, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

The dry ground. New Haven: S. Babcock, 1833.
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

History and anecdotes of the elephant. New Haven: S. Babcock, [s.a.].
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

The ill-natured little boy. New Haven: J. Babcock & Son; Charleston, S.C.: S. Babcock & Co., 1826.
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

The little keepsake . . .. New Haven: S. Babcock, 1842.
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Little lessons for little learners. New Haven: S. Babcock, 1840.
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover. (2 copies)
[Size 1]

The New England primer, improved. New Haven: S. Babcock, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

Poor Bessy; or kindness rewarded. New Haven: S. Babcock, 1835.
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

The rose-bud; or poetic garland of unfading flowers. New Haven: S. Babcock, [s.a.].
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 2]

The twelve brothers, or the history of Joseph. New Haven: S. Babcock, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover. (2 copies)
[Size 1]

Sidney's Press

The history of animals. New Haven: Sidney's Press, 1824.
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

New-London

Bolles & Co.

History of the Bible. New-London: Bolles & Co., 1851.
Illustrated; in boards.
[Size 1]


Illinois

Chicago

Alfred L. Sewell & Co.

The little corporal: an original magazine for boys and girls, and for older people who have young hearts. Chicago: Alfred L. Sewell & Co., 1869. June 1869 (Vol. 8, no. 6)
Illustrated; in wrappers, numerous advertisements on front and back covers.
[Size 3]


Maryland

Baltimore

William Raine

The new London cries or a visit to town. William Raine's Edition. Baltimore: William Raine, [ca. 1840]
Col. ill.; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 2]


Massachusetts

Boston

American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions

The youth's dayspring. Boston: American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions, 1852.
December 1852 (Vol. 3)
Illustrated, in wrappers.
[Size 2]

American Tract Society

Little gleaners. Boston: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
Unbound.
[Size 1]

A. Tompkins & B.B. Mussey

The sacred flora: or flowers from the grave of a child. Bacon, Henry. Boston: A. Tompkins & B.B. Mussey, 1847.
In boards.
[Size 1]

Brown, Taggard and Chase

Home. Boston: Brown, Taggard and Chase, 1859.
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Degen & Estes

True and wonderful story of Paul Gasford. Boston: Degen & Estes, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

The union abc. Boston: Degen, Estes & Co., [s.a.]
Col. ill.; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 2]

Fred'k A. Brown & Co.

The token. Boston: Fred'k A. Brown & Co., 1862.
Illustrated; in boards.
[Size 1]

Gould, Kendall & Lincoln

Daily manna for Christian pilgrims. Stow, Baron. Boston: Gould, Kendall & Lincoln, 1844.
In boards.
[Size 1]

G.W. Cottrell

Sacred gift of devout and useful sayings. Boston: G.W. Cottrell, 1851.
In boards.
[Size 1]

Henry Hoyt

The first ripe strawberry. Boston: Henry Hoyt, 1863.
In boards.
[Size 1]

Henry A. Young & Co.

The golden pennies. Boston: Henry A. Young & Co., [s.a.]
Illustrated; engraving signed Russell-Richardson, in boards.
[Size 1]

James Loring

The New England primer, improved; or an easy and pleasant guide to the art of reading. Boston: James Loring, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in boards.
[Size 1]

J. Buffum

Bible gems. Boston: J. Buffum, 1851.
In boards.
[Size 1]

The crystal gem. Boston: J. Buffum, 1853.
In boards.
[Size 1]

Vase of flowers. Elizabeth, Anna. Boston: J. Buffum, 1851.
In boards.
[Size 1]

John L. Shorey

The Monthly Reader. Boston: John L. Shorey, 1877.
May-Aug. 1877 (Vol. 1, no. 2-5); Dec. 1877 (Vol. 1, no. 9).
Illustrated.
[Size 2]

Lee & Shepard

Mother's stories. Bullard, Asa. Boston: Lee & Shepard, 1863.
Illustrated; in boards.
[Size 1]

L. Prang & Co.

A visit from St. Nicholas. Boston: L. Prang & Co., [s.a.]
Col. ill.; 1 folded sheet ([12] p.).
[Size 1]

Mass. Sabbath School Society

The New England primer, or an easy and pleasant guide to the art of reading. Boston: Mass. Sabbath School Society, 1836.
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

A present for children: being a series of easy lessons on the Lord's prayer. Boston: Mass. Sabbath School Society, 1843.
Illustrated; in boards.
[Size 1]

Munroe & Francis

Hieroglyphic Bible. Boston: Sold by Joseph H. Francis, Boston, and Charles S. Francis and Co. New York, who publish that popular periodical, Parley's magazine. [between 1850 and 1870]
Illustrated, cover ill. signed [Alonzo] Hartwell; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 2]

The polite present; or, manual of good manners. Boston: Munroe & Francis, 1831.
In wrappers (missing front and back covers).
[Size 1]

Perkins & Marvin

[Illustrated Old Testament biblical plates.] Boston: Perkins & Marvin, 1836.
Col. ill.; original wrappers covered in floral green wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 2]

Samuel T. Armstrong

The Evangelical primer: containing a minor doctrinal catechism… Emerson, Joseph. Boston: Samuel T. Armstrong, [between 1812 and 1844]
Illustrated; in wrappers, missing first 10 pages and title page.
Title taken from running heads.
[Size 2]

T.H. Carter & Co.

A collection of truths and fables. Boston: T.H. Carter & Co., [s.a.]
Col. ill.; engravings signed by Devereaux, and Sears, in wrappers.
[Size 2]

Willard Tract Society

The Lord is my shepherd. H.W.S. Boston: Willard Tract Repository, 1876.
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

The top-house saint. Boston: Willard Tract Repository, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

W.J. Reynolds & Co.

Mrs. Prim, and her son Jim. Boston: W.J. Reynolds & Co., [s.a.]
Col. ill.; in wrappers.
[Size 2]

Greenfield

A. Phelps

A little present, for a good child. Greenfield: A. Phelps, 1846.
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Little rhymes. Greenfield: A. Phelps, 1846.
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Little verses for good children. Greenfield: A. Phelps, 1845.
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

The miller's wife. Greenfield: A. Phelps, 1846.
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

My little book, or the book of pictures in verse. Greenfield: A. Phelps, 1846.
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Pleasing instructor. Greenfield: A. Phelps, 1845.
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

The red squirrel. Greenfield: A. Phelps, 1845.
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

The seasons. Greenfield: A. Phelps, 1846.
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

New Bedford

Charles Taber & Co.

The omnipotence of God. New Bedford, Mass.: Charles Taber & Co., 1857.
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

Northampton

John Metcalf

Pictures of animals. Northampton: John Metcalf, 1837.
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Pleasing instructor. Northampton: J. Metcalf, 1840.
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Wendell

J. Metcalf

The good boy. Wendell, Mass.: [J. Metcalf?], 1825.
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Worcester

Isaiah Thomas

Tommy thumb's song book, Lovechild, Nurse. New York: Frederic G. Melcher, 1946. Originally printed: Worcester: Isaiah Thomas, 1788.
Illustrated; in wrappers. [Facsimile]
[Size 1]

J. Grout, Jr.

Heroes of the Revolution with fine portraits. Worcester, Mass.: J. Grout, Jr., [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 2]

Sketches of revolutionary worthies, with fine portraits. Worcester: J. Grout, Jr., [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

S.A. Howland

The New England primer. Worcester: S.A. Howland, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers (missing back cover).
[Size 1]

Useful stories, to teach that children should not quarrel. Worcester: S.A. Howland, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]


New Hampshire

Concord

Atwood & Brown

The youth's natural history of birds (sixth series, no. 2). Concord: Atwood & Brown, 1836.
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

Hoag & Atwood

The picture alphabet, No. 7. Concord: Hoag & Atwood, 1830.
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

J.W. Moore

Presto avado: or a pack of cards changed into a complete almanack and prayer book. Concord: J.W. Moore, 1835.
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Rufus Merrill and Co.

My little song book. Concord, N.H.: Rufus Merrill and Co., 1843.
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]


New Jersey

Jersey City

The Colonial Life Insurance Co.

Tom Thumb history of the United States. Jersey City, N.J.: The Colonial Life Insurance Co., 1908-1932.
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Newark

Benjamin Olds

New England primer. [Newark, N.J.: Benjamin Olds, between 1821-1842?]
Illustrated; in wrappers (missing front cover), publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

Clark Thread Company

The adventures of teasing Tom and naughty Ned . . . [Newark, N.J.?: Clark Thread Company?], 1879.
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]


New York

Buffalo

Geo. Reese & Co.

Christmas gift. Buffalo: Geo. Reese & Co., [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 2]

Phinney & Co.

History of the Bible. Buffalo: Phinney & Co., 1851.
Illustrated; in boards.
[Size 1]

Cooperstown

H. & E. Phinney

The cries of London. Cooperstown: H. & E. Phinney, 1834.
Illustrated (John H. Hall, engraver); in wrappers.
[Size 1]

The farmyard journal. Aikin, John. Cooperstown: H. & E. Phinney, 1844.
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

History of beasts and birds. Cooperstown: H. & E. Phinney, 1849.
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

The United States primer. Cooperstown: H. & E. Phinney, 1820.
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

New York

A.D.F. Randolph

The child-angel. New York: A.D.F. Randolph, 1858.
In wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

The American Anti-Slavery Society

The slave's friend, Vol. 3, no. 7. New York: The American Anti-Slavery Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

The slave's friend, Vol. 3, no. 10. New York: The American Anti-Slavery Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

The slave's friend, No. 11. New York: The American Anti-Slavery Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

American Tract Society

To an absent church member. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

Address to a child . . . New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in boards.
[Size 1]

Bee-hive. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

The bird's nest. Elizabeth, Charlotte. [New York?]: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

The boys' class. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

Burke the burglar. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

But God said. Carter, Rev. Wm. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers; publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

A by-product of anthracite coal. Holmes, Richard S. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

Can I attend the theatre? A.L.O.W. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

The cattle drover. I.J.F., Mrs. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

A chaplet of flowers. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In boards.
[Size 1]

Charlie the drummer-boy. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

The conversion of father Chiniquy. Chiniquy, C. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

The corn and the thistle. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

Daily food for Christians. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In boards.
[Size 1]

The den of lions. [New York: American Tract Society?], [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers (plain).
[Size 1]

A dialogue between a brother and sister. [New York?]: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in boards.
[Size 1]

Divine and moral songs for children. Watts, Rev. Isaac. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

The drummer boy. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

Dr. Watts' four catechisms for children. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

The efficacy of prayer. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

The four seasons and other books for young children. [New York?]: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in boards.
[Size 1]

A friendly visit to the house of mourning. Cecil, Rev. Richard. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers (missing front and back covers).
[Size 1]

A gift for mourners. Flavel, Rev. John. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 2]

Good news for you! New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

The happy morning. [New York?]: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
Unbound.
[Size 1]

Heart melody. Dixon, Rev. A.C. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers; publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

Heavenly manna. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In boards.
[Size 1]

The history of honest Roger; founded on fact. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
Illustrated; imperfect: missing pages and cover, in wrappers.
[Size 2]

Honesty the best policy. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

How the head of the detective force was run in (from the Stop a minute series). Soltau, George. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

How to read the Bible. Alexander, Rev. James W. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
Unbound.
[Size 1]

The Irish girl; or, history of Anne Walsh. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

The journey. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Kept from the evil. Miller, Rev. J.R. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers; publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

The king's messenger. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

Lech Richmond Torrey. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
Illustrated (Whitney, Jocelyn and Annin, engraver); in wrappers; publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 2]

Letter of William Wirt. New York: American Tract Society, [1830?] In wrappers.
[Size 1]

Letter to a prisoner. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers. (2 copies)
[Size 1]

The life and death of Eliza Thornton. New York: American Tract Society, [between 1829 and 1833]
Illustrated (Alexander Anderson); in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover. (2 copies)
[Size 1]

Light in darkness. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

Marcia, and other books for children. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in boards.
[Size 1]

The may-bee. Sherwood, Mrs. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

Merry Christmas. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers. (3 copies)
[Size 1]

My brother, God loves you. Munro, Rev. J.J. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

The nature and design of the Lord's supper . . . New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In boards.
[Size 1]

Not afraid of ridicule. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

Only two. Baltzly, Rev. J. B. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

Our best friend. Lewis, Rev. Henry. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers; publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

The pawned watch. M.A.R. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

The picture alphabet. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Provision for passing over Jordan. Scudder, Rev. John. New York: American Tract Society, 1846.
In boards.
[Size 1]

Reading the Bible. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Recollections of Elizabeth. New York: American Tract Society, [between 1848 and 1858]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

The red berries. Elizabeth, Charlotte. New York: American Tract Society, [between 1848 and 1858]
In wrappers; publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

"Remember the Sabbath day to keep it holy." New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

The Russian boy, and other books for children. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in boards.
[Size 1]

The Sabbath school remembrancer. [New York?]: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Scripture facts in simple language, Vol. 1. [New York?]: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in boards.
[Size 1]

Scripture facts in simple language, Vol. 4. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in boards.
[Size 1]

Seeking after holiness. Cuyler, Rev. Theodore L. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

Seth and his five cent piece. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Sin and salvation. Dixon, Rev. A.C. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers; publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

The story of a Bible. Hammond, Rev. E. Payson. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

A story of a text. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

Suggestive thoughts. Murray, Rev. Andrew. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
Unbound.
[Size 1]

That's thee, Jem! New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
Unbound.
[Size 1]

Thoughts on Prayer. Sweetser, Rev. Seth. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

A threefold cord. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In boards. (2 copies)
[Size 1]

Three serious questions. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

A troublesome boy. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

The village school: From "Lécole de Valdmont." New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers; publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 2]

Wayside ministries. Miller, Rev. J.R. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

We shall meet in heaven. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
Illustrated; unbound.
[Size 1]

What must I do to be saved? Moody, D.L. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

What's come over Murray? Holmes, Richard S. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers; publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

Why a girl should be a Christian. Pope, Rev. H.W. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

A word of invitation. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

Words of help for young girls. Meyer, Rev. F.B. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

Yon lovely man . . . New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

You, me, or anybody else. New York: American Tract Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

Appleton

Practical piety, Vol 1. More, Hannah. New York: D. Appleton & Co; Philadelphia: Geo. S. Appleton, [s.a.]
In boards; includes publisher's advertisements.
[Size 1]

Practical piety, Vol 2. More, Hannah. New York: D. Appleton & Co; Philadelphia: Geo. S. Appleton, [s.a.]
In boards.
[Size 1]

Pure gold from the rivers of wisdom. New York: D. Appleton & Co., [s.a.]
In boards.
[Size 1]

Songs of the affections, by Mrs. Hemans. Hemans, Mrs. New York: D. Appleton & Co; Philadelphia: Geo. S. Appleton, [s.a.]
In boards; includes publisher's advertisements.
[Size 1]

A token of friendship. New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1841.
In boards.
[Size 1]

B. & S. Collins

Cobb's toys, third series, No. 1. New York: B. & S. Collins, 1835.
Illustrated; in wrappers (missing front cover), publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

The Century Co.

St. Nicholas. New York: The Century Co., 1889.
February 1889 (Vol. 16, no. 4)
Illustrated; in wrappers, includes advertisements.
[Size 3]

C. Shepard & Co.

My little blue book: a gift for young Americans. Roderick, Uncle. New York: C. Shepard & Co., 1858.
Illustrated; engravings by John W. Orr, William Roberts, and William Howland, in wrappers; advertisement for Grover & Baker's Sewing Machine on back cover.
[Size 2]

The pearl or scripture library. Baker, H.H. New York: C. Shepard & Co., 1854.
Vol. 4
In boards.
[Size 1]

Daniel Cooledge

Anecdotes . . . New York: Daniel Cooledge, [between 1833 and 1837?]
Illustrated; in boards. (Omnibus of short publications.)
[Size 1]

F.G. Melcher

A little pretty-pocket book. New York: F.G. Melcher, 1944.
Original: Worcester, Massachusetts, Printed by Isaiah Thomas, 1787.
Illustrated; in wrappers. [Facsimile]
[Size 1]

General Protestant Episcopal S. S. Union and Church Book Society

Calvary catechism with the holy days. Weston, Mrs. D.C. New York: General Protestant Episcopal Sunday School Union and Church Book Society, 1877.
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

The children's magazine. New York: General Protestant Episcopal Sunday School Union, 1833.
March 1, 1833 (Vol. 5, no. 3). Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on covers.
[Size 2]

A Christmas and New Year's gift to a child or young person. New York: General Protestant Episcopal Sunday School Union and Church Book Society, 1857.
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

Cousin Ellen's stories, no. 4, Julie and Gilbert. Sanford, Mrs. D.P. New York: General Protestant Episcopal Sunday School Union, 1872.
Illustrated; in boards.
[Size 1]

George F. Cooledge

The American infant school primer. New York: George F. Cooledge, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in boards.
[Size 2]

Huestis & Cozans

Story of the little drummer. New York: Huestis & Cozans, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 2]

Hurd & Houghton

Nursery nonsense. New York: Hurd & Houghton, [s.a.]
Col. ill.; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 2]

J.Q. Preble

Fairy tales for children. Sunbeam, Susie. New York: J.Q. Preble, 1856.
Illustrated; in boards.
[Size 1]

Stories about insects. Sunbeam, Susie. New York: J.Q. Preble, 1856.
Illustrated; in boards.
[Size 1]

J.S. Redfield

Little George. New York: J.S. Redfield, [s.a.]
Illustrated (Wm. Howland, engraver); in wrappers.
[Size 1]

J. Wrigley

Dick Whittington and his cat. New York: J. Wrigley, [s.a.]
Col. ill.; in wrappers.
[Size 2]

Lane & Scott

Hymns for Sunday schools. New York: Lane & Scott, 1841.
In boards. (2 copies)
[Size 1]

Talks with little Ella, by her mama. New York: Lane & Tippett, 1846.
Illustrated; in boards, includes publisher's advertisements.
[Size 1]

Talks with little Ella, by her mama. Kidder, Daniel P. New York: Lane & Scott, 1848.
Vol. 2
Illustrated; in boards.
[Size 1]

Yes! and no! New York: Lane & Scott, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

Youth's monitor. New York: Lane & Scott, [s.a.]
Vol. 2, no. 1-3.
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover of no. 2 (no.1 & no. 3 missing back cover).
[Size 2]

Lane & Tippett

The spotless lamb. New York: Lane & Tippett, for the Sunday-School Union of the Methodist Episcopal Church, [1850?]
In wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

Talks with little Ella, by her mama. Kidder, Daniel P. New York: Lane & Tippett, 1846.
Vol. 1
Illustrated; in boards, includes publisher's advertisements.
[Size 1]

Leavitt & Allen

The history of the little old women who lived in a shoe. New York: Leavitt & Allen, [s.a.]
Col. ill.; in boards.
[Size 2]

Mahlon Day

The a, b, c, with verses. New York: Mahlon Day, [between 1833 and 1839]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

The affecting story of Mary Davis . . . New York: Mahlon Day, 1830.
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

The infant's book. New York: Mahlon Day & Co., [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover. (Printed in green ink.)
[Size 1]

The infant's speller and reader. New York: Mahlon Day, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Lessons for children. New York: Mahlon Day, 1832.
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

Little Susan and her lamb. New York: Mahlon Day, 1833.
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Lucy's wishes, or the folly of idle thoughts. Taylor, Jane. New York: Mahlon Day, 1833.
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

The New England primer, improved. New York: M. Day, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

Scripture history, or short sketches of characters from the Old Testament. New York: Mahlon Day, 1828.
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Tables of arithmetic made easy. Underhill, Daniel C. New York: Mahlon Day & Co., [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Tales for Thomas. A.C.H. New York: Mahlon Day, 1833.
Illustrated; in wrappers (missing front and back covers).
[Size 1]

Wonderful scenes. New York: Mahlon Day, 1834. Illustrated; in wrappers.

McLoughlin Bros.

Aunt Lely's picture alphabet. New York: McLoughlin Bros., [between 1863 and 1876]
Col. ill.; engravings by Walter George Mason, in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
(2 copies; second copy imperfect: missing front and back matter; colored differently)
[Size 2]

The cross child. New York: McLoughlin Bros., [between 1867 and 1870]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

Directions and answers to grandma's game of geography. New York: McLoughlin Bros., [s.a.]
In wrappers; publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

The disorderly girl. New York: McLoughlin Bros., [between 1867 and 1870]
In wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

The house that Jack built. New York: McLoughlin Bros., [1880?]
Col. ill.; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 2]

Mother Goose's quarto, of nursery rhymes. New York: McLoughlin Bros., [s.a.]
Illustrated; some illustrations by Robert H. Elton; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

Puss in boots. New York: McLoughlin Bros., [s.a.]
Col. ill.; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover: missing original cover; replacement cover bears text: What Thread Do You Use?
[Size 2]

Sad fate of poor robin. Little Dot Series New York: McLoughlin Bros., [s.a.]
Illustrated; front cover in color, in wrappers.
[Size 2]

Sad fate of poor robin. Susie Sunshine Series New York: McLoughlin Bros., [s.a.]
Col. ill.; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 2]

The three bears. New York: McLoughlin Bros., [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 2]

The three white kittens. New York: McLoughlin Bros., [1885?]
Col. ill.; engravings by John Karst, in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 3]

Watt's [sic] songs: against faults. Watts, Isaac. New York: McLoughlin Bros., [s.a.]
Col. ill.; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover. (2 copies; cover variants; colored differently)
[Size 2]

Watt's [sic] songs: praises for good. Watts, Isaac. New York: McLoughlin Bros., [s.a.]
Col. ill.; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 2]

New York Bible Society

The Book of Psalms: Bible version. New York: New York Bible Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

Protestant Episcopal Society for the Promotion of Evangelical Knowledge

The standard-bearer: an illustrated magazine for the young. New York: The Society, 1853.
May 1853 (Vol. 2, no. 5).
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on covers.
[Size 2]

The standard-bearer: an illustrated magazine for the young. New York: The Society, 1865.
October 1865 (Vol. 14, no. 10).
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 2]

Religious Tract Society

Select verses for children. New York: Religious Tract Society, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

Richard Marsh

The infant's book. New York: Richard Marsh, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Richard Scott

The Christian's inheritance. . . Clarke, Samuel. New York: Richard Scott, 1816.
Unbound.
[Size 1]

Robert B. Collins

The child's school primer: a first book in spelling and reading. New York: Robert B. Collins, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 2]

Robert Carter & Brothers

The assembly's shorter catechism. New York: Robert Carter & Brothers, [s.a.]
In wrappers; publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

A short catechism for young children. Brown, John. New York: Robert Carter & Brothers, [s.a.]
In wrappers; publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

Samuel Coleman

Useful little stories. New York: Samuel Coleman, 1841.
Illustrated; missing covers.
[Size 1]

Samuel Raynor

[William's visit to the sea-shore] [New York?: Samuel Raynor? between 1833-1858?]
Illustrated; missing covers.
Dating and imprint information based on RLIN.
[Size 2]

S.M. Crane

Easy lessons for the infant mind. New York: S.M. Crane, 1847.
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

Sunday-School Union

Bessie and her lamb. Ray, Rena. New York: Sunday-School Union, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in boards, includes publisher's advertisements.
[Size 1]

Children's prayers heard. New York: Sunday-School Union, [s.a.]
Illustrated, in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Generosity. New York: Sunday-School Union, [s.a.]
In wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

Grandma Gray. Ranger, Robin. New York: Sunday-School Union, 1862.
Illustrated; in boards.
[Size 1]

The little collectors. New York: Sunday-School Union, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in boards.
[Size 1]

The mother's last lesson. New York: Sunday-School Union, [s.a.]
Illustrated, in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Naughty Jack. Ranger, Robin. New York: Sunday-School Union, 1862.
Illustrated; in boards.
[Size 1]

Out in the garden. Ranger, Robin. New York: Sunday-School Union, 1862.
Illustrated; in boards.
[Size 1]

Tommy and his toys. New York: Sunday-School Union, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

William Constant; or, the character, conversion, and happy death of a Sunday-school scholar. New York: Sunday-School Union, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 2]

Winnie and his pets. Ray, Rena. New York: Sunday-School Union, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in boards.
[Size 1]

Work and no work. New York: Sunday-School Union, 1862.
Illustrated; in boards, includes publisher's advertisements.
[Size 1]

S.W. Benedict

The assembly's shorter catechism. New York: S.W. Benedict, 1845.
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

The assembly's shorter catechism. New York: S.W. Benedict, 1849.
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

Thomas Nelson & Sons

My own little book of pictures. New York: Thomas Nelson & Sons ; London: S. W. Partridge & Co., [1878?]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

Wide-awake stories for little folks. New York: Thomas Nelson & Sons ; London: S. W. Partridge & Co., [s.a.]
Illustrated; in boards.
[Size 1]

T. Mason & G. Lane

The lady in the arbour. Sherwood, Mrs. New York: T. Mason & G. Lane, 1837.
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Tract Association of Friends

The soldier. New York: Tract Association of Friends, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

Turner & Fisher

Lovely flowers. New York and Philadelphia: Turner & Fisher, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

Sweet home. New York: Turner & Fisher, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 2]

Tiny gift. New York: Turner & Fisher, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers (missing original back cover).
[Size 1]

T.Y. Crowell & Co.

Chips from Thackeray. Mason, Thomas. New York: T.Y. Crowell & Co., [s.a.]
In boards.
[Size 1]

Daily food for Christians. New York: T.Y. Crowell & Co., [s.a.]
In boards.
[Size 1]

Warren & Wyman

No sect in heaven. New York: Warren & Wyman, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

Wiley & Halsted

The history of the house that Jack built. New York: Wiley & Halsted, [s.a.]
Col. ill.; (illustrations by John Absolon & Harrison Weir); in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 2]

Wm. M. Taylors

Golden fruit. Throckmorton, Mary. New York: Wm. M. Taylors, 1869.
In boards.
[Size 1]

Troy

Merriam & Moore

Master Henry's arrival and the alarm. Troy, N.Y.: Merriam & Moore, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 2]


Ohio

Cincinnati

E. Morgan & Son

The new American primer; containing short and easy lessons for young children. Cincinnati: E. Morgan & Son, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Peter G. Thomson

Goody Two Shoes. Cincinnati: Peter G. Thomson, [s.a.]
Col. ill.; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 2]

Truman & Smith

Child's own hymn book. Cincinnati: Truman & Smith, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]


Pennsylvania

Harrisburg

G.S. Peters

The life of Joseph; a scripture narrative. Miller, E. (Ebenezer). Harrisburg, Pa.: G.S. Peters, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Philadelphia

American Baptist Publication Society

The Marys of the Bible. Philadelphia: American Baptist Publication Society, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

The mistake. Philadelphia: American Baptist Publication Society, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

American Sunday-School Union

Anecdotes for little boys. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover. (2 copies)
[Size 1]

Cain and Abel. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

The captive in Ceylon. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, [s.a.]
In wrappers; publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

The child in the bulrushes. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, [between 1869 and 1893?]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

A deed of love. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, [s.a.]
Illustrated; missing majority of pages, only have pages 17-20.
[Size 1]

The four scholars, or, The parable of the sower applied. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union; New York: New York Depository, [between 1867 and 1869?]
In wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

Good and bad luck. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, [s.a.]
In wrappers; publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

Heaven. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover. (3 copies)
[Size 1]

Helen's school days. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, 1846.
In boards.
[Size 1]

The history of John Robins, the sailor. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, [s.a.]
. Illustrated; in boards.
[Size 1]

Honey drops. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, 1855.
In boards.
[Size 1]

The infant's magazine. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, 1829.
January 1829 (Vol. 1, no. 1). Col. ill.; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

The infant's magazine. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, 1833.
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Isaac. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

James and his little sister. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Jennie Mcdowell. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, [s.a.]
In wrappers; publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

John of the score . . . Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Little Tom, the huntsman's boy. Philadelphia: American-Sunday School Union, 1826.
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

The Lord's day. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover. (2 copies)
[Size 1]

Mistrust yourself. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, [s.a.]
Illustrated; engravings signed Beadle, in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

My father. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

My own picture book. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 2]

The old man and young friends. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers; publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

The old woodcutter. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

The penny hymn-book. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, [s.a.]
Illustrated; engravings signed Beadle, in wrappers; publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

Picture stories for boys. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, 1853.
Illustrated; in boards.
[Size 1]

The rainbow after the thunderstorm. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, [1846?]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

Read, and you will know. Philadelphia: American-Sunday School Union, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Read, and you will know. Philadelphia: American-Sunday School Union, [between 1827 and 1853]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

The Sabbath breaker. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in boards.
[Size 1]

Shesh Achurjya. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

Short Stories. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

Singing. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, [between 1827 and 1853]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

The song of the angels. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

The Sunday-school girl. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

Sure guide for little footsteps. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, 1861.
In boards.
[Size 1]

Susan Smith . . . Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

The thunder-storm. Sherwood, Mrs. (Mary Martha). Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

The triumphs of grace. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

The village reformed; or, the Sunday-school. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, [s.a.]
Vol. 4, no. 419 Illustrated; in wrappers, includes publisher's advertisements.
[Size 1]

A visit to father. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Who loves children? Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

The wonderful lamp. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in boards.
[Size 1]

The youth's friend. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, 1839.
January 1839. In wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.

[Size 2]

The youth's friend; and scholar's magazine. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, 1826.
August, 1826 (Vol. 3, no. 8)
In wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 2]

The Booksellers

The New England primer, improved. Philadelphia: The Booksellers, 1820. Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Fisher & Brother

Half hours with the children. Philadelphia: Fisher & Brother; Baltimore: Fisher & Brother, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in boards, includes publisher's advertisements.
[Size 1]

French & Perkins

Hints to Christians . . . Philadelphia: French & Perkins, 1832.
In boards.
[Size 1]

It is well: or, faith's estimate of afflictions. Bedell, G.T. Philadelphia: French & Perkins, 1832.
In boards. (2 copies)
[Size 1]

H.C. Peck & Theo. Bliss

Scenes in America. Philadelphia: H.C. Peck & Theo. Bliss, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

H. Longstreth

Buy your own cherries. Kirton, John William. Philadelphia: Henry Longstreth, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 2]

No sect in heaven. [Philadelphia?]: H. Longstreth, 1861.
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

Horace C. Peck

Famous men of the United States. Philadelphia: Horace C. Peck, 1847.
Illustrated; in boards, includes publisher's advertisement.
[Size 1]

J. B. Lippincott & Co.

Child's pictorial reader. Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott & Co., [s.a.]
Col. ill.; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 2]

Kimber & Sharpless

Comly's primer; or, the first book for children. Philadelphia: Kimber & Sharpless, 1842.
Illustrated; stereotyped by Jedediah Howe, in wrappers.
[Size 2]

Leary & Getz

The public school singing book. Philadelphia: Leary & Getz, 1848.
In boards, publisher's advertisement on back cover (torn).
[Size 1]

The public school singing book. Philadelphia: Leary & Getz, 1859.
In boards, publisher's advertisement on back cover (worn).
[Size 1]

Park H. M'Farland

Preparatory thoughts to the old and new style English . . . Antrim, Benjamin J. Philadelphia: Park H. M'Farland, 1843.
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

Presbyterian Board of Publication

Catechism for young children . . . Philadelphia: Presbyterian Board of Publication, 1840.
In orange-red wrappers (missing back cover).
[Size 1]

Catechism for young children . . . Philadelphia: Presbyterian Board of Publication, 1840.
In beige wrappers (missing back cover?).
[Size 1]

Catechism for young children . . . Philadelphia: Presbyterian Board of Publication and Sabbath-School Work, 1906.
In wrappers; publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

Another lily gathered. M'Cheyne, Rev. R. Murray. Philadelphia: Presbyterian Board of Publication, 1844.
In boards.
[Size 1]

R. Paine

The child's own primer, or first step to knowledge. Philadelphia: R. Paine, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 2]

S. Wiatt

Miniature Bible. Janes, Rev. Edmund S. Philadelphia: S. Wiatt, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in boards.
[Size 1]

Theodore Bliss & Co.

The little pilgrim's progress: part II. Philadelphia: Theodore Bliss & Co., [s.a.]
Illustrated; in boards.
[Size 1]

Tract Association of Friends

Elizabeth C. Secor and Mary Post. Philadelphia: Tract Association of Friends, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

Selections from the proverbs of Solomon. Philadelphia: Tract Association of Friends, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

The sermon on the mount. Philadelphia: Tract Association of Friends, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

A short account of Samuel W. Clarke . . . Philadelphia: Tract Association of Friends, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]

W. Johnson

Little pharaoh. Philadelphia: W. Johnson, 1830.
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

William W. Wecks

Little red riding hood. Philadelphia: [William W. Wecks?], 1833.
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Warren

E.T. Hazeltine

A good match. Clarke, Mary. Warren: E.T. Hazeltine, [s.a.]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]


Rhode Island

Providence

George P. Daniels

The child's alphabet, in rhyme. Providence: Geo. P. Daniels, 1839.
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

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Great Britain (published ca. 1820)

Alnwick

W. Davison

English battledore. Alnwick: W. Davison, [s.a.]
Illustrated; 1 folded sheet ([3] p.).
[Size 1]

The youngster's diary; or youth remembrancer of natural events, for every month in the year. Alnwick: W. Davison, [18--]
Illustrated; pencil notation attributes engravings to Thomas Bewick; in wrappers.
[Size 2]

Bath

R.L. Underhill & Co.

Margaret, or the little runaway. [Bath?]: R.L. Underhill & Co., [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

Glasgow

Lumsden & Son

Holiday entertainment. Glasgow: Lumsden and Son, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

London

Darton & Co.

The grateful dog. London: Darton & Co., Holborn Hill, [s.a.]
Col. ill.; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 2]

E. Newbery

The adventures of Master Headstrong and Miss Patient. London: E. Newbery, [between 1780 and 1801]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

The London Missionary Society

The juvenile missionary magazine. London: The Society, [1846]
November 1846 (Vol. 3, no. 30)
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 2]

The Religious Tract Society

The glad mother. London: The Religious Tract Society, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Good habits. London: The Religious Tract Society, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Harry and his kite. London: The Religious Tract Society, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Idle Jenny. London: The Religious Tract Society, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

The Piedmontese and his marmot. London: The Religious Tract Society, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

The shepherd and his sheep. London: The Religious Tract Society, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge

The tribes of Israel. London: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

The two sisters; or, is she a miser? London: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 2]

T. Nelson & Sons

Comical creatures with laughable features. London: T. Nelson & Sons: London & Edinburgh, [ca. 1860]
Col. ill. (engravings signed H. Vizetelly SC, H.G. Hine, W.C. Mason, S. & A. Slader); in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 3]

Scripture illustrated by scenes of everyday life in India. H.L.L. London: T. Nelson & Sons: London & Edinburgh, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 2]

Sunday stories: revenge. London: T. Nelson & Sons: London, Edinburgh & New York, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Otley (West Yorkshire)

J.S. Publishing & Stationery Co., Limited

Unnamed series of sixteen chapbooks in colored and printed wrappers, “printed for the booksellers” with colophon on back wrapper below list of titles: “Otley: Yorkshire J.S. Publishing & Stationery Co., Limited.” Dated variously in Worldcat, 1840, 1860, 1850--see Accession No.: OCLC: 41203282.

Series includes the following titles (titles from front wrapper):

  • The History of Cinderella
  • The History of Tom Thumb
  • Hare and Many Friends
  • Entertaining Views
  • Robinson Crusoe
  • Jack the Giant Killer
  • Little Red Riding Hood
  • Scenes from Nature
  • Old Dame Trot
  • Mother Hubbard
  • Capitals of Europe
  • The House that Jack Built
  • Death and Burial of Cock Robin
  • Cock Robin and Jenny Wren
  • Old Man and His Ass
  • History of Peter Brown

Wellington

F. Houlston & Son

The history of little King Pippin. Wellington: F. Houlston and Son, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

The life of Master Watty & Miss Jessy Supine. Wellington: F. Houlston and Son, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

Little repository of great instruction. Dandlem, Nurse. Wellington: F. Houlston & Son, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

The merry Andrew. Wellington: F. Houlston and Son, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

The moving market. Wellington: F. Houlston and Son, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

The silver toy, or picture alphabet. Wellington: F. Houlston & Son, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, includes publisher's advertisements.
[Size 1]

The wisdom of crop the conjurer. Wellington: F. Houlston & Son, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Young Oliver: or the thoughtless boy. Wellington: F. Houlston & Son, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

The Young sparrows: or, little Robert taught Humanity. Wellington: F. Houlston & Son, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, includes publisher's advertisements.
[Size 1]

York

J. Kendrew

The cheerful warbler. York: J. Kendrew, Colliergate, [ca. 1820?]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

The death and burial of Cock Robin. York: J. Kendrew, Colliergate, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

The entertaining story of little red riding hood. York: J. Kendrew, Colliergate, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

The history of a little boy found under a haycock. York: J. Kendrew, Colliergate, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

The history of Simple Simon. York: J. Kendrew, Colliergate, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

The history of Tom and Harry. York: J. Kendrew, Colliergate, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, printer's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

Jack and Jill, and old Dame Gill. York: J. Kendrew, Colliergate, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

The mother's gift. York: J. Kendrew, Colliergate, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Mrs. Lovechild's golden present . . . York: J. Kendrew, Colliergate, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

The silver penny, for the amusement and instruction of good children. York: J. Kendrew, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Tom, the piper's son. York: J. Kendrew, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

A visit to the tower. York: J. Kendrew, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

The world turned upside down; or, no news, and strange news. York: J. Kendrew, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 1]

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[Addition table] [s.l.: s.n., s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, lessons on arithmetic. Title taken from first page.
[Size 1]

[Assorted illustrated plates] [s.l.: s.n., s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, unbound, assorted pictures.
[Size 2]

Bible history. [s.l.: s.n., s.a.]
Illustrated; in boards.
[Size 1]

Bible history. [s.l.: s.n., s.a.]
Illustrated; in boards, unbound.
[Size 1]

[Billy Lovegood's history] [s.l.: s.n., s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers, lessons about assorted animals. Title taken from running heads.
[Size 1]

Clouds in the sky. [s.l.: s.n., s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Emma Mortimer. [s.l.: s.n., s.a.]
Illustrated; missing front & back pages.
[Size 2]

The floral wreath. [s.l.: s.n., s.a.]
In boards.
[Size 1]

Fragments. [s.l.: s.n., s.a.]
Assorted pieces of undated pages and covers.
[Size 3]

Funny stories and pictures to match. [s.l.: s.n., s.a.]
Col. ill.; publisher's advertisement on back cover.
[Size 2]

The History of Sandford and Merton. [s.l.: s.n., s.a.]
Illustrated; unbound.
[Size 2]

Leaflets in verse, for children and others, Nos. 6 & 7. Worthington, Rev. Geo. F. [Baltimore, MD?: s.n., s.a.]
Unbound.
[Size 1]

The little folks delight. [s.l.: s.n., s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

A new picture book. [s.l.: s.n., s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 1]

Our Katie. [s.l.: s.n., s.a.]
Illustrated; in boards.
[Size 2]

Pensive recollections of a darling child. Mott, Lydia P. [s.l.: s.n., 1812?]
Unbound.
[Size 1]

Private hours. [Philadelphia?: s.n., 1828?]
Unbound.
[Size 1]

Rosa: the little cousin from India. [s.l.: s.n., s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers. (Front. engraved by Bross & Bogart)
[Size 2]

Useful and interesting selected miscellany. [s.l.]: Samuel P. Brown, [s.a.]
Illustrated; in wrappers.
[Size 2]

Without carelessness. Havergal, Frances Ridley. [s.l.: s.n., 1875?]
In wrappers.
[Size 1]



Last updated: May 2014