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Stories for little children /
by S. Hays. Part [I-] II



Main Author: Hayes, S.
Language(s): English
Published: Philadelphia : Published by Johnson & Warner, 1812.
Subjects: Chapbooks > Chapbooks / Specimens.
Children's stories.
Children > Children / Conduct of life.
Chapbooks > Chapbooks / Pennsylvania > Chapbooks / Pennsylvania / Philadelphia > Chapbooks / Pennsylvania / Philadelphia / 19th century
Note: First sentence of part 2: "What a pretty horse! mamma."
"Published at the Juvenile Bookstore of Johnson & Warner"--p. 1 of wrapper.
The date on the engraved tombstone in the fourteenth story is 1810; Rosenbach, cited below, surmises this may be the date of the first edition.
The spelling Hays on the title pages is probably an engraver's error. Other American and English editions, as well as the cover of this issue, have the spelling Hayes.
Cover title: Hayes's stories for children.
Engraved title pages, with vignettes; engraved illustrations.
Each part has [4], 5-36 pages.
Physical Description: 2 v. ill. 13 x 9 cm.
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