Little poems, from the German. Part first.
Bibliographic Citation:
Little poems, from the German. Part first. Boston : Brown, Taggard & Chase, 24 Cornhill, [1856 or 1857]
Alternative Title:
Little poems
Brown, Taggard & Chase, 24 Cornhill, [1856 or 1857]
  • Cover title.
  • Undated. Dates from publisher's form of name and address; cf. 19th Century American Children's Book Trade Directory WWW site.
  • At head of title: New colored toys.
  • Pages out of sequence: p. 1-4, 9-16, 5-8.
  • First sentence: "Mousey, what are you doing there?"
  • Includes 10 woodcuts.
  • Contents: The mouse and lady -- The little boy and book -- The horse and sparrow -- Boy and duck -- Dog and goat -- The pigeons -- Snow-man -- The four kittens.
  • Copy in McGill Library's Rare Books and Special Collections: 8 coloured illustrations; yellow decorated wrappers. F.A.O. Schwartz. New York. April/63. $2.00. Given to McGill 2001.
Physical Description: and white, 18 x 12 cm.
Chapbook Category:
Metrical Tales and Other Verse
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