Master Henry's lesson ; The visitors ; and, Hay making. Milner toys ; 2
Bibliographic Citation:
Sherwood, Mrs. (Mary Martha), 1775-1851. Master Henry's lesson ; The visitors ; and, Hay making. Troy, N.Y. : Merriam & Moore, [between 1850 and 1857]
Alternative Title:
History of Henry Milner.
Hay making.
Merriam & Moore, [between 1850 and 1857]
  • Part of the abridged version of Mrs. Sherwood's History of Henry Milner.
  • Approximate dates established from Cutt, cited below.
  • Woodcuts: title vignette, illustrations.
  • Numbered series list, p. [4] of wrapper.
  • First sentence: "It was the intention of Mr. Dalben to bring up little Henry, the Lord permitting, to study, and he resolved to make him first acquainted with the parts of speech and other such matters in the English language."
  • Includes 8 woodcuts.
  • Citations/References: Cutt, M.N. Mrs. Sherwood, G4
  • Copy in McGill Library's Rare Books and Special Collections: Part of a set of 6 toy books. Book II. Vignette on title-page; 1 full-page illustration; 6 illustrations in text - 2 wood engravings by Alexander Anderson, pp.4, 18; 1 by G.L. Brown, p.7. Buff decorated wrappers. Early American Book Illustrators - Hamilton - p.65, #348; P.85. Harold M. Burstein & Co. Waltham, MA Jan/2000. $300.00 for the set. Given to McGill 2001.
Physical Description: and white, 15 x 10 cm.
Chapbook Category:
Religious and Moral
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