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A poetical description of song birds : interspersed with entertaining songs, fables, and tales, adapted to each subject : for the amusement of children.
London : Printed for T. Carnan ..., 1787.
vii, , 80 p.,  leaf of plates : ill. (woodcuts) ; 12 cm.
Children's poetry, English
Carnan, Thomas, -1788
Rare books genre
Markings --18th century
Dedicated to "Her Royal Highness, Charlotte Augusta Matilda, Princess Royal of England."
Identified as the 1787 edition on the basis of the types and floral type ornaments used.
Cotsen copy: Imperfect: frontispiece and title-page wanting.
Cotsen copy: Some cuts colored in by a child-reader.
Pub. salmon boards, embossed with floral designs.
Poetical description of birds
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