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The History of two horses, and other fables, in verse; [electronic resource] : with moral reflections. : Principally calculated to inspire the minds of youth with filial affection, and a tenderness towards the dumb creation.

Publication:
Philadelphia: : Published and sold wholesale by Wm. Charles, and may be had of all the booksellers. 1811. Wm. M'Culloch, printer., [1811]
Format/Description:
Book
34 p., [1] leaf of plates : ill. ; 14 cm.
Series:
Early American imprints. Second series ; no. 23018.
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Other Title:
Tales, &c.
Subjects:
Children's poetry.
Conduct of life -- Juvenile poetry.
Animal welfare -- Juvenile poetry.
Horses -- Juvenile poetry.
Cats -- Juvenile poetry.
Birds -- Juvenile poetry.
Mothers -- Juvenile poetry.
Form/Genre:
Juvenile literature -- 1811.
Poems -- 1811.
Fables -- 1811.
Publishers' advertisements -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia.
Place of Publication:
United States Pennsylvania Philadelphia.
System Details:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Notes:
Caption title: Tales, &c.
Frontispiece presumably engraved by William Charles. Cf. Weiss, Harry B. William Charles, early caricaturist, engraver and publisher of children's books, New York, 1932, p. 8.
"The old horse's address to his master, on being ordered to be shot."--p. 26-28.
"The gray cat."--p. 29-31.
"Filial affection."--p. 32-34.
"Of Wm. Charles, may also be had, just published ..."--advertisement, back cover.
Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2004-2007] Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. Second series ; no. 23018).
Contributor:
Charles, William, 1776-1820, engraver.
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.