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The Children's miscellany: in which is included The history of little Jack : by Thomas Day, Esq. Author of The history of Sandford and Merton. [Four lines from Dryden].

Format Electronic and Book
EditionFirst American edition; embellished with thirty-five cuts and frontispieces.
Publication InfoBoston : Printed and sold by William Spotswood, 1796.
Description4 unnumbered pages, 331, 1 unnumbered page, 2 unnumbered pagesleaves of plates : illustrations ; 12⁰.
Supplemental Content Full text online
Subject(s)
Other author/creatorTrenchard, Edward C., approximately 1777- engraver.
Other author/creatorWeston, J. G., engraver.
Other author/creatorSpotswood, William, 1753?-1805, printer.
Other author/creatorDay, Thomas, 1748-1789. History of little Jack.
General notePages [1]-91 are typographically identical with: Day, Thomas. The history of little Jack. Boston : William Spotswood, 1795 (Evans 28539).
General noteFrontispiece engraved by Edward C. Trenchard. Additional frontispiece at p. [278] engraved by J.G. Weston.
General noteError in paging: p. 79 misnumbered 97.
General noteBookseller's advertisement, p. [332].
General noteReproduction of original from Boston Public Library.
References Evans, 30190
References Welch, D.A. Amer. children's books, 186
References Russell, N. Cowper, lxi
References English Short Title Catalog, W37747.
Reproduction noteElectronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.
Genre/formJuvenile literature 1796.
Genre/formAnthologies.
Genre/formBooksellers' advertisements Massachusetts Boston.

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