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Amusement for good children 1 edition

Amusement for good children
Bob Sketch

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Amusement for good children
by G.S.C. ; or, An exhibition of comic pictures by Bob Sketch.

Published 1806 by Printed at the Bible and Heart Office, by and for Warner and Hanna, and sold by them and J. Vance & Co. in Baltimore .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

The monitor giving good advice
The good and ill-natured man
The ghost
The prejudice of fashion
Two belles, one of the past and the other of the present age
The riding of two horses at a time
Harlequin, Columbine and Pero
John Gilpin and the clown
The dancing dogs
The barber's shop
The old apple woman
The handsome bow of Master Robert Sketch.

Edition Notes

Title vignette has caption: Be merry and wise.

"The following youthful and entertaining books with many others not mentioned may be had at Warner & Hanna's Book Store, corner of Market and South Gay Streets ..."--Advertisement, p. [44].

Shaw & Shoemaker 9840

Welch, D.A. Amer. children's books, 143.1

Rosenbach, A.S.W. Children's books, 314

LC copy has bookplate of Maude Pollard Hull.

Other Titles
Exhibition of comic pictures


Library of Congress
PZ6.S624 Am 1806

The Physical Object

43, [1] p. :
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