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The Resource Walk up! walk up! and see the fools paradise : with the many wonderful adventures there as seen in the strange surprising peep show of Professor Wolley Cobble, e raree showman these five and twenty years : N B money returned if performance not approved of : private parties attended on the shortest notice

Walk up! walk up! and see the fools paradise : with the many wonderful adventures there as seen in the strange surprising peep show of Professor Wolley Cobble, e raree showman these five and twenty years : N B money returned if performance not approved of : private parties attended on the shortest notice

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Walk up! walk up! and see the fools paradise : with the many wonderful adventures there as seen in the strange surprising peep show of Professor Wolley Cobble, e raree showman these five and twenty years : N B money returned if performance not approved of : private parties attended on the shortest notice
Title
Walk up! walk up! and see the fools paradise
Title remainder
with the many wonderful adventures there as seen in the strange surprising peep show of Professor Wolley Cobble, e raree showman these five and twenty years : N B money returned if performance not approved of : private parties attended on the shortest notice
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CLU
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Walk up! walk up! and see the fools paradise : with the many wonderful adventures there as seen in the strange surprising peep show of Professor Wolley Cobble, e raree showman these five and twenty years : N B money returned if performance not approved of : private parties attended on the shortest notice
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Date from publisher's introduction, "On opening the show", p. [1]
  • Publisher's catalog, "Very important new books, special list for 1872": [14] p. at end
  • Wood-engraved illustrations on p. [1-2]; chromoxylographed plates; chromolithographed t.p
  • Illustrations by Wilhelm Busch
Contents
The music master -- Sixteen startling scenes in a monkey's life -- The three young rooks and the bird-nesters, who nearly got drowned in a pool of ink -- The puzzled peasant and the runaway porker -- The woeful panorama of the toothache -- The bad black hunter and the ponderous elephant -- The crinoline -- The merry sledge party and their marvellous slide -- The joking miller and the farmer who went to the mill with his grain and came back against his grain -- The clever boy and the cunning horsedealer -- The giant bear hunter and the bruin, who nearly caught him -- The troublesome boys and Diogenes the wise -- The jolly angler and the monstrous fish -- The goat and the swing -- The laughable goings on, and goings off, of the comical people of Noseyland
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
[2] p., [72] leaves, [14] p.
Note
  • Green patterned sand grain cloth over boards, blocked in blind, gold, and black; salmon endpapers.
  • Ex libris Bernard M. Meeks.
Other physical details
ill. (mostly col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)32576332
  • ucoclc32576332
Label
Walk up! walk up! and see the fools paradise : with the many wonderful adventures there as seen in the strange surprising peep show of Professor Wolley Cobble, e raree showman these five and twenty years : N B money returned if performance not approved of : private parties attended on the shortest notice
Publication
Note
  • Date from publisher's introduction, "On opening the show", p. [1]
  • Publisher's catalog, "Very important new books, special list for 1872": [14] p. at end
  • Wood-engraved illustrations on p. [1-2]; chromoxylographed plates; chromolithographed t.p
  • Illustrations by Wilhelm Busch
Contents
The music master -- Sixteen startling scenes in a monkey's life -- The three young rooks and the bird-nesters, who nearly got drowned in a pool of ink -- The puzzled peasant and the runaway porker -- The woeful panorama of the toothache -- The bad black hunter and the ponderous elephant -- The crinoline -- The merry sledge party and their marvellous slide -- The joking miller and the farmer who went to the mill with his grain and came back against his grain -- The clever boy and the cunning horsedealer -- The giant bear hunter and the bruin, who nearly caught him -- The troublesome boys and Diogenes the wise -- The jolly angler and the monstrous fish -- The goat and the swing -- The laughable goings on, and goings off, of the comical people of Noseyland
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
[2] p., [72] leaves, [14] p.
Note
  • Green patterned sand grain cloth over boards, blocked in blind, gold, and black; salmon endpapers.
  • Ex libris Bernard M. Meeks.
Other physical details
ill. (mostly col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)32576332
  • ucoclc32576332

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