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[Metamorphosis] [microform]

Author/Creator:
Sands, Benjamin.
Publication:
[Philadelphia : s.n., ca. 1793]
Format/Description:
Microformat
1 folded sheet ([9] p.) : chiefly ill. ; 15 cm.
Series:
Early American imprints. First series ; no. 46570.
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Other Title:
Adam kam zuerst auf diese Welt.
Subjects:
Toy and movable books.
Form/Genre:
Metamorphic pictures -- 1793.
Juvenile literature -- 1793.
Poems -- 1793.
Place of Publication:
United States Pennsylvania Philadelphia.
Notes:
Chiefly illustrations, which are transformed from one figure to another by the various foldings, with accompanying text in German verse. First line: 1 Adam kam zuerst auf diese Welt.
Title supplied by Welch. Later editions have title: Metamorphosis, oder eine Verwandlung von Bildern, mit einer Auslegung in Versen, zum Vergnu╠łgen junger Leute. For a detailed physical description, see Welch 1163.1.
"B. Sands" in border ornaments on p. [7]. Later editions have "by Benjamin Sands" on title page.
Place and date of publication supplied by Welch.
Illustrations cut by James Poupard.
Microfiche. [New York : Readex Microprint, 1985] 11 x 15 cm. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 46570).
Cited in:
Bristol B8135
Shipton & Mooney 46570
Welch, d'A.A. Amer. children's books, 1163.4
OCLC:
55835785