Select hymns for youth.
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Select hymns for youth. New York : Printed and sold by Mahlon Day, 1834.
Printed and sold by Mahlon Day, 1834.
  • Hymns by Isaac Watts, Ann and Jane Taylor, and others. Cf. Rosenbach.
  • Some ill. signed "A", i.e. Alexander Anderson.
  • First sentence: "Almighty God, who dwellest high, Where mortals cannot gaze, If Thou wilt listen, we will try To sing a hymn of praise."
  • Includes 16 woodcuts.
  • Citations/References: Rosenbach, A.S.W. Children's books, 792
  • Citations/References: Checklist Amer. imprints 26725
  • Copy in McGill Library's Rare Books and Special Collections: wood engraved frontispiece; title-page vignette; 14 other wood engravings. Cuts on p.1, [4], 8,9.11, 12, 14, 15, 17, 18, 21 & 22 are all by Alexander Anderson [authority - Anderson's proof books]. Blue wrappers - added later. Original wrappers missing. Early American Children's Books - Rosenbach - Item 792. See also item 782. I. Mackenzie. Montreal. April/68. 415.00. Harold M. Burstein. Waltham, Mass. - '95 - $60.00. Given to McGill 2001.
Physical Description: and white, 14 cm.
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Religious and Moral
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