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Author Arnold, Arnold, compiler

Title Pictures and stories from forgotten children's books / by Arnold Arnold
Published New York : Dover Publications, [1969]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  808.899282 F7524/P  AVAILABLE
Description viii, 170 pages : illustrations ; 21 x 23 cm
Series Dover pictorial archive series
Dover pictorial archive series.
Contents Morals and manners: An exchange of letters -- Watts' divine songs -- The nursery garland -- Story of the little drummer -- The remedy -- Juvenile dialogues -- The dangers of the streets -- Dangerous sports -- Dolly Primrose, the dairy maid -- My sister -- The good boy's soliloquy -- The good girl's soliloquy -- The results of stealing a pin -- The cautious mother -- Little rhymes for little folks -- The two sisters -- The snow-drop -- The rose-bud -- The pink -- Simple stories for little folk -- Select rhymes for the nursery -- The slave's friend -- Fanny Overkind -- Nursery rhymes: The pleasant history of Jack Horner -- Simple Simon -- Nurse Love-Child's legacy -- The history of Little Tom Tucker -- The story of little Sarah and her johnny-cake -- Mother Goose's melodies -- Street cries: The cries of London -- American street cries -- Fairy tales: The children in the wood -- Adventures of Little Red Riding Hood -- Jack the giant killer -- Anthropomorphism: Old Mother Hubbard and her wonderful dog -- The butterfly's ball, and grasshopper's feast -- Death and burial of Cock Robin -- Old Mother Mitten and her funny kitten -- Adventures of Puss in Boots -- Words of one syllable: Little scenes for good boys -- Robinsonades: Robinson Crusoe -- Life and adventures of Robinson Crusoe -- Humor and riddles: Jerry Diddle and his fiddle -- The gaping, wide-mouthed, waddling frog -- Grandmamma Easy's Old Dame Hicket and her wonderful cricket -- A curious hieroglyphick Bible -- A whetstone for dull wits -- The puzzling cap -- A collection of birds and riddles -- Books on sports, games and pastimes: Juvenile games for the four seasons -- Girl's own book -- Juvenile pastimes, in verse -- Periodicals: The Juvenile magazine -- The Juvenile miscellany -- Merry's museum -- Books that teach: Jack Jingle -- The good child's illustated alphabet -- The tragical death of an apple pie -- The golden pippin -- Mrs. Lovechild's golden present -- Marmaduke Multiply -- American pictorial primer -- The holiday ABC book -- The picture alphabet -- Pond's Murray's grammar -- Little Frank's almanac -- Life on the farm -- What is veal? -- Elton's pictorial A.B.C
Summary Illustrations and extracts from old children's books. Includes sections on street cries, morals and manners, nursery rhymes, periodicals, and books of instruction
Notes Children's Literature Collection
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Children's literature -- History and criticism.
Children's literature, English -- Early works to 1800.
Children's literature, English -- Early works to 1900
Children's literature.
Illustrated children's books -- History.
Illustrated children's books.
Literature -- Collections.
Literature -- Collections.
Genre/Form Fiction.
Author Arnold, Arnold.
LC no. 77086640
ISBN 0486220419