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[Metamorphosis] [electronic resource]

Author/Creator:
Sands, Benjamin, author
Other Title:
Adam comes first upon the stage.
Publication:
[Philadelphia : publisher not identified, circa 1787]
Series:
Early American imprints. First series ; no. 46569.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (1 folded sheet ([9] pages)) : chiefly illustrations
Subjects:
Toy and movable books.
Form/Genre:
Metamorphic pictures -- 1787.
Juvenile literature -- 1787.
Poems -- 1787.
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 verse. First line: Adam comes first upon the stage.
Title supplied by Welch. Later editions have title: Metamorphosis, or A transformation of pictures, with poetical explanations: for the amusement of young persons. For a detailed physical description, see Welch.
"B. Sands" in border ornaments on p. [7]. Later editions have "by Benjamin Sands" on title page.
Place and date of publication suggested by Welch.
Illustrations cut by James Poupard.
Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Incorporated, 2002-2004. Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. First series ; numbers 46569).
Cited in:
Bristol B8134
Shipton and Mooney 46569
Welch, d'A.A. Amer. children's books, 1163.1
Contributor:
Poupard, James, engraver.
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.
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