The Happy boatman : a story for children.
Bibliographic Citation:
The Happy boatman : a story for children. Hartford (Conn.) : Oliver D. Cooke, 1820.
Alternative Title:
Story of the happy boatman.
Oliver D. Cooke, 1820.
  • Cover title: The story of the happy boatman.
  • First sentence: "A gentleman and lady, walking on the banks of the river Thames, spied a small ferry-boad with a neatly dressed Boatman rowing towards them; on his nearer approach, they read on the stern of his boat, these words, THE HAPPY BOATMAN."
  • Includes 16 woodcuts.
  • Citations/References: Shoemaker 1506
  • Citations/References: Welch, D.A. Amer. children's books, 483
  • Copy in McGill Library Rare Books and Special Collections: orange wrappers.
Physical Description: and white, 11 x 7 cm.
Chapbook Category:
Religious and Moral
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