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The Resource ABC of iniquity : a mnemonic device for children which provides not only the easy attainment of Divine Scripture but also a cautionary enchridion of moral fortitude

ABC of iniquity : a mnemonic device for children which provides not only the easy attainment of Divine Scripture but also a cautionary enchridion of moral fortitude

Label
ABC of iniquity : a mnemonic device for children which provides not only the easy attainment of Divine Scripture but also a cautionary enchridion of moral fortitude
Title
ABC of iniquity
Title remainder
a mnemonic device for children which provides not only the easy attainment of Divine Scripture but also a cautionary enchridion of moral fortitude
Creator
Contributor
Artist
Author
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Satirical broadside, parodying the stern children's grammar primers used in the early American school system.
Cataloging source
HDC
Characteristic
picture
LC call number
N8028.O44
LC item number
A33 2005
Runtime
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/not-applicable
Summary expansion
Filled with verses designed to teach children to read and spell, these primers also often terrified and intimidated children with their severe moral lessons. ABC of Iniquity is a Biblical abecedary, filled with cautionary tales of terrible fates and ordeals that befall children in the Bible. Verses are cross-referenced in the colophon
Technique
not applicable
Label
ABC of iniquity : a mnemonic device for children which provides not only the easy attainment of Divine Scripture but also a cautionary enchridion of moral fortitude
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Broadside
  • "Designed, illustrated & printed by Chandler O'Leary of Anagram Press. Co-written with Alex Davy. Printed on a Vandercook Universal One at Minnesota Center for Book Arts, 2005. The type is Centaur, the paper Rives, images are hand-colored"--Colophon
  • Letterpress printed from photopolymer plates; hand-colored with watercolor and metallic ink
  • Issued in a limited edition of 40 copies, signed and numbered by the artist
Carrier category
sheet
Carrier category code
nb
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
hand colored
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
49 x 31 cm
Extent
1 sheet
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy is no. 31 of an edition of 40 copies, numbered, signed, and dated by the artist in pencil below colophon. In manila phase box. Purchase, 23 Sandy Gallery, 2015.
Other physical details
illustrations (hand-colored)
Primary support material
paper
Specific material designation
unspecified
System control number
  • (OCoLC)904159912
  • ucoclc904159912
Label
ABC of iniquity : a mnemonic device for children which provides not only the easy attainment of Divine Scripture but also a cautionary enchridion of moral fortitude
Publication
Note
  • Broadside
  • "Designed, illustrated & printed by Chandler O'Leary of Anagram Press. Co-written with Alex Davy. Printed on a Vandercook Universal One at Minnesota Center for Book Arts, 2005. The type is Centaur, the paper Rives, images are hand-colored"--Colophon
  • Letterpress printed from photopolymer plates; hand-colored with watercolor and metallic ink
  • Issued in a limited edition of 40 copies, signed and numbered by the artist
Carrier category
sheet
Carrier category code
nb
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
hand colored
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
49 x 31 cm
Extent
1 sheet
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy is no. 31 of an edition of 40 copies, numbered, signed, and dated by the artist in pencil below colophon. In manila phase box. Purchase, 23 Sandy Gallery, 2015.
Other physical details
illustrations (hand-colored)
Primary support material
paper
Specific material designation
unspecified
System control number
  • (OCoLC)904159912
  • ucoclc904159912

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