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A book for boys and girls;, or, Country rhymes for children / By John Bunyan. Being a facsimile of the unique first edition, published in 1686, deposited in the British museum. With an introduction, giving an account of the work, by Rev. John Brown.

Main Author: Bunyan, John, 1628-1688,
Related Names: Brown, John 1830-1922, writer of introduction.
Language(s): English
Published: New York : A.C. Armstrong & Son, 714 Broadway, [1889]
Subjects: Children's poetry.
Christian life > Juvenile poetry.
Conduct of life > Juvenile poetry.
Children > Conduct of life > Juvenile poetry.
Emblems.
Note: Table of Contents on pages 77-79.
Brown leather binding. Leaves are irregular and ragged.
Originally published in 1686 under title: A book for boys and girls: or, Country rhimes for children. In 1701 it reappeared with ... changes ... The ninth edition, which appeared in 1724 ... bore, for the first time, the title which the book has ever since retained: 'Divine emblems; or, Temporal things spiritualized.'"--Introduction, page xxvi.
Pages 66-80 incorrectly numbered 65-79.
Physical Description: 5 unnumbered pages, [vii]-xxviii pages, 8 unnumbered pages, 65 pages, 65-79 pages : music ; 18 cm
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