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2 edition of Exhibit of American children"s books printed before 1800. found in the catalog.

Exhibit of American children"s books printed before 1800.

American Antiquarian Society.

Exhibit of American children"s books printed before 1800.

by American Antiquarian Society.

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Published by American antiquarian society in Worcester, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Massachusetts,
  • Worcester,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Children"s literature, American -- Bibliography -- Exhibitions.,
    • Early printed books -- Massachusetts -- Worcester -- Bibliography -- Exhibitions.,
    • Children -- Books and reading -- United States -- Exhibitions.,
    • Printing -- United States -- History -- Exhibitions.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesChildren"s books printed before 1800, American.
      GenreExhibitions., Bibliography
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ1037 .A42
      The Physical Object
      Pagination14 p.
      Number of Pages14
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6722224M
      LC Control Number28029003
      OCLC/WorldCa4386490

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book this popular folktale through many printed editions, as. Online exhibition features historical children's books from both the Libraries' Special Collection Division and those on loan from collector and donor, Pamela Harer. Pamela Harer and Sandra Kroupa, UW Libraries Book Arts and Rare Book Curator, co-curated the physical exhibit that was on view from March - November Great deals on Antiquarian & Collectible Books.

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