The New-York preceptor, or, Third book.

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
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]
Description
68 p. : ill. (wood engravings) ; 14 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Ill
Related name
Rare books genre
Bookplates20th century [Browse]
Notes
  • 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.
Binding note
  • 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.
References
  • Rosenbach, A.S.W. Children's books 465.
  • Hamilton, S. Amer. book illustrators (1968 ed.), no. 275
Other format(s)
Also available in an electronic version.
Other title(s)
  • Third book
  • S. Wood's New-York preceptor.
LCCN
12006766
OCLC
26455671
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