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The Resource Courtship, marriage & pic nic dinner of Cock Robin & Jenny Wren

Courtship, marriage & pic nic dinner of Cock Robin & Jenny Wren

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Courtship, marriage & pic nic dinner of Cock Robin & Jenny Wren
Title
Courtship, marriage & pic nic dinner of Cock Robin & Jenny Wren
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Cataloging source
CLU
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Courtship, marriage & pic nic dinner of Cock Robin & Jenny Wren
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • In verse
  • Engraved text, illustrations, and title page
  • All leaves engraved on one side only, the engraved sides facing each other
  • Illustrations are hand-colored
  • Publisher conducted business in Baltimore from 1811-after 1836. Cf. Rosenbach, A.S.W. Children's books, p. 318
  • Wrapper title: The courtship, merry marriage, and pic nic dinner of Cock Robin and Jenny Wren. To which is added, alas! the doleful death of the bridegroom
Contents
Robin in love -- Courtship -- Jenny's consent -- Robin informs the cock -- Who declares the marriage -- Parson rook and the lark -- Jenny and Robin on their way to church -- Attended by the goldfinch and linnet -- The bullfinch compliments Robin on Jenny's modesty -- The general assemblage -- The marriage ceremony -- The marriage ceremony continued -- Putting on the ring -- Pic nic dinner -- Drinking health to bride and bridegroom -- Grand concert -- The cuckoo's rudeness to Jenny -- Death of the gallant Robin
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
16 leaves
Note
  • Publisher's printed brown wrappers; publisher's advertisement on lower wrapper.
  • Ex libris Elvah Karshner.
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)30682152
  • ucoclc30682152
Label
Courtship, marriage & pic nic dinner of Cock Robin & Jenny Wren
Publication
Note
  • In verse
  • Engraved text, illustrations, and title page
  • All leaves engraved on one side only, the engraved sides facing each other
  • Illustrations are hand-colored
  • Publisher conducted business in Baltimore from 1811-after 1836. Cf. Rosenbach, A.S.W. Children's books, p. 318
  • Wrapper title: The courtship, merry marriage, and pic nic dinner of Cock Robin and Jenny Wren. To which is added, alas! the doleful death of the bridegroom
Contents
Robin in love -- Courtship -- Jenny's consent -- Robin informs the cock -- Who declares the marriage -- Parson rook and the lark -- Jenny and Robin on their way to church -- Attended by the goldfinch and linnet -- The bullfinch compliments Robin on Jenny's modesty -- The general assemblage -- The marriage ceremony -- The marriage ceremony continued -- Putting on the ring -- Pic nic dinner -- Drinking health to bride and bridegroom -- Grand concert -- The cuckoo's rudeness to Jenny -- Death of the gallant Robin
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
16 leaves
Note
  • Publisher's printed brown wrappers; publisher's advertisement on lower wrapper.
  • Ex libris Elvah Karshner.
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)30682152
  • ucoclc30682152

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