Sketches of revolutionary worthies : with fine portraits.
Bibliographic Citation:
Sketches of revolutionary worthies : with fine portraits. Worcester [Mass.] : Jonathan Grout, Jr. [between 1840 and 1861] ([Worcester] : Henry J. Howland, Printer)
Alternative Title:
Revolutionary worthies
Jonathan Grout, Jr. [between 1840 and 1861]
  • Undated. Dates from publisher's years of activity, cf. 19th Century American Children's Book Trade Directory WWW site.
  • TItle page vignette.
  • First sentence: "The founder of American Independence, and first President of the United States, was born in 1732, in the county of Fairfax, in Virginia."
  • Includes 9 woodcuts.
  • Contents: George Washington -- Benjamin Franklin -- Roger Sherman.
  • Copy in McGill Library's Rare Books and Special Collections: frontispiece; 4 full-page woodcuts; slate blue pictorial wrappers. Drusilla's Books. March/93. $60.00. St. Petersburg Book Fair. Given to McGill 2001.
Physical Description: and white, 11 x 9 cm.
Chapbook Category:
Historical, Political and Biographical
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