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The affecting history of the children in the wood /
embellished with neat engravings.



Language(s): English
Published: London : Dean and Munday : [between 1814 and 1828]
Subjects: Chapbooks > Chapbooks / Specimens.
Abandoned children > Abandoned children / Juvenile fiction.
Orphans > Orphans / Juvenile fiction.
Chapbooks > Chapbooks / England > Chapbooks / England / London > Chapbooks / England / London / 19th century
Note: Includes 8 woodcuts.
First sentence: "Now ponder well, you parents dear, These words, which I shall write: A doleful story you shall hear, In time brought forth to light: A gentleman of good account, In Norfolk dwelt of late, Who did in honour far surmount Most men of his estate."
First and last leaves pasted to wrappers.
Publisher's ads, p. [2-4] of wrappers.
Approximate dates inferred from the dates of the publishers' forms of name according to Hall, T.H. Some printers & publishers of conjuring books, p. 38.
A prose version interspersed with excerpts from the ballad.
Physical Description: 35 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 15 cm.
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