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The Resource Learning about common things, or, Familiar instructions for children in respect to the objects around them, that attract their attention, and awaken their curiosity, in the earliest years of life, by Jacob Abbott ; illustrated with one hundred and twenty engravings

Learning about common things, or, Familiar instructions for children in respect to the objects around them, that attract their attention, and awaken their curiosity, in the earliest years of life, by Jacob Abbott ; illustrated with one hundred and twenty engravings

Label
Learning about common things, or, Familiar instructions for children in respect to the objects around them, that attract their attention, and awaken their curiosity, in the earliest years of life
Title
Learning about common things, or, Familiar instructions for children in respect to the objects around them, that attract their attention, and awaken their curiosity, in the earliest years of life
Statement of responsibility
by Jacob Abbott ; illustrated with one hundred and twenty engravings
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
KKR
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Harper's picture books for the nursery
Series volume
4
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Learning about common things, or, Familiar instructions for children in respect to the objects around them, that attract their attention, and awaken their curiosity, in the earliest years of life, by Jacob Abbott ; illustrated with one hundred and twenty engravings
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "This book... is intended, in a great measure, for children that have not yet learned to read fluently enough to... enjoy reading by themselves"--Directions
  • At head of title: The little learner
  • Copyright notice of 1856 on t.p. verso; copyright notice of 1854 on series half-title verso
  • Includes table of contents
  • Wood-engravings: frontispiece, title-page vignette, illustrations. Signed by various artists, including B.F. Pease, Lossing-Barritt, C.E. Doepler, Bobbett & Edmonds, J.W. Orr
  • Cover title: About common things
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
192 p.
Note
  • Red morocco-grain cloth over boards, blocked in gold and blind.
  • Ex libris Olive Percival; her lamb bookplate on upper paste-down.
  • Inscribed "Edwin L. Hedderly" on upper free endpaper.
  • West Adams M.E. Sunday School stamp, in purple ink, on p. 17, 47, 159, 187.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)19984769
  • ucoclc19984769
Label
Learning about common things, or, Familiar instructions for children in respect to the objects around them, that attract their attention, and awaken their curiosity, in the earliest years of life, by Jacob Abbott ; illustrated with one hundred and twenty engravings
Publication
Note
  • "This book... is intended, in a great measure, for children that have not yet learned to read fluently enough to... enjoy reading by themselves"--Directions
  • At head of title: The little learner
  • Copyright notice of 1856 on t.p. verso; copyright notice of 1854 on series half-title verso
  • Includes table of contents
  • Wood-engravings: frontispiece, title-page vignette, illustrations. Signed by various artists, including B.F. Pease, Lossing-Barritt, C.E. Doepler, Bobbett & Edmonds, J.W. Orr
  • Cover title: About common things
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
192 p.
Note
  • Red morocco-grain cloth over boards, blocked in gold and blind.
  • Ex libris Olive Percival; her lamb bookplate on upper paste-down.
  • Inscribed "Edwin L. Hedderly" on upper free endpaper.
  • West Adams M.E. Sunday School stamp, in purple ink, on p. 17, 47, 159, 187.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)19984769
  • ucoclc19984769

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