The every day book for youth /

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Author / Creator:Goodrich, Samuel G. (Samuel Griswold), 1793-1860, author.
Imprint:Philadelphia : Alexander Towar, 1836.
Boston : Stereotyped by Shepard, Oliver, & Co., 3 Water Street
Philadelphia : Printed by Haswell and Barrington, St. James Street
Description:359 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm
Subject:Children -- Conduct of life -- Juvenile literature.
Conduct of life -- Juvenile literature.
Christian life -- Juvenile literature.
Children's stories.
Children's poetry.
Children -- Conduct of life.
Children's poetry.
Children's stories.
Christian life.
Conduct of life.
Children's stories -- 1836.
Children's poetry -- 1836.
Anthologies -- 1836.
Juvenile works.
Juvenile literature -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- 1836.
Annotations (Provenance)
Format: E-Resource Print Book
Local Note:Discovery of this item made possible by a gift from Julie and Roger Baskes.
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Varying Form of Title:Parley's every day book
Other authors / contributors:Towar, Alexander, publisher.
Provenance:Former owner's book label pasted to cover: Jos. King, Jr. No. 514; "514" in manuscript.
Former owner's inscription: Joseph King junr.
Former owner's manuscript annotations on page 334.
Binding: Navy cloth over boards; gilt stamped spine title: Parley's every day book.
Notes:"This work was undertaken in the hope of making an agreeable companion for youth, to be consulted every day in the year. It was not intended for mere children, but for those who have advanced to the age of twelve or fourteen years, or had arrived at that degree of maturity which would enable them to understand the language, and estimate the value of such counsel, and such entertainment, as might be drawn from the best writers in our language"--Page vii.

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Call Number: PZ263.G6E8 1836 c.1
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