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The New-York preceptor, or, Third book.
New York : Published by Samuel Wood & Sons, No. 261, Pearl-Street ; Baltimore : And Samuel S. Wood & Co., No. 212, Market-Street, [between 1817 and 1824]
68 p. : ill. (wood engravings) ; 14 cm.
Anderson, Alexander, 1775-1870
Sinclair Hamilton Collection of American Illustrated Books
Rare books genre
Some illustrations signed "A" (i.e., Alexander Anderson).
Dated from publisher's addresses in New York and Baltimore, as noted in the AAS's 19th-Century American Children's Book Trade Directory.
Dated from copyright notice.
Alphabet, syllabaries, lists of 3- , 4- and 5-letter words, short readings with longer words divided syllabically.
Princeton copy 2 White Cotsen bookplate, dated "12 '73" tipped in to inside lower wrapper.
Pub. tan pictorial wrappers printed in black, upper with a vignette below title, and lower with two illustrations, one above the other.
Princeton copy 1 3 different variations of wrapper illustrations.
Princeton copy 2 3 different variations of wrapper illustrations.
Princeton copy 3 3 different variations of wrapper illustrations.
Rosenbach, A.S.W. Children's books 465.
Hamilton, S. Amer. book illustrators (1968 ed.), no. 275
Also available in an electronic version.
S. Wood's New-York preceptor.
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