Metamorphosis,or, Fun for little folks.
Bibliographic Citation:
Metamorphosis,or, Fun for little folks. Boston : H.D. Degen, [1865]
Alternative Title:
Fun for little folks
H.D. Degen, [1865]
  • Undated. Date from publisher's form of name and years of activity at address, cf. 19th Century American Children's Book Trade Directory.
  • First sentence: "Master Charles in his boat has reached the shore; The sea is far behind him - He jumps from the boat ; - turn down the leaf, And see if you can find him."
  • Includes 8 woodcuts.
  • Copy in McGill Library's Rare Books and Special Collections Sheila R. Bourke Children's Collection: a transformation toybook. Flaps which fold down from the top, and fold back to show a changed picture. Woodcuts. Lacks back wrappers. Illustration on crimson front wrapper. I. Mackenzie. Montreal. Oct/65. $3.00. Given to McGill 2001.
Physical Description: and white, 16 x 10 cm.
Chapbook Category:
Metrical Tales and Other Verse
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