The rose : a fairy tale.
Bibliographic Citation:
Sherwood, Mrs (Mary Martha), 1775-1851. The rose : a fairy tale. London : Printed for Houlston and Son, 65 Paternoster-Row, 1834.
Printed for Houlston and Son, 65 Paternoster-Row, 1834.
  • First sentence: "It happened one night, in my younger days, that I went to bed with spirits so airy and gay, that I could by no means sleep."
  • Includes 6 woodcut.
  • "[Entered at Stationers' Hall]"--t.p.
  • Copy in McGill Library Rare Books and Special Collections bound with: The shipwreck: showing what sometimes happens on our sea coasts; also, giving a particular account of a pool sailor boy, who was refused any assistance by the wreckers, and who died in consequence of their inhuman conduct. London: Religious Tract Society, 56, Paternoster Row [between 1822 and 1886]. Bound together subsequent to publication with 21 other chapbooks; with binder’s spine title: Tales etc.; marbled paper over boards..
Physical Description: and white, 10 x 7 cm.
Chapbook Category:
Legendary Romances, Fairy Stories and Folk Tales in Prose
Digital Collection:
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