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The Cries of London, [electronic resource] : as they are daily exhibited in the streets; with an epigram in verse, adapted to each. : Embellished with elegant characteristic engravings. : [Three lines of verse]
Bib ID 3729870
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
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Description Philadelphia: : Printed for Benjamin Johnson, Jacob Johnson, and Robert Johnson., 1805 
36, [2] p. : ill. ; 17 cm. 
Series

Early American imprints. Second series ; no. 8263.

Full contents
  • Choice fruit
  • Do you want any good matches?
  • Singing birds
  • Buy my live plaice or flounders
  • Gingerbread nuts: Nuts for nothing ...
  • Scarlet strawberries
  • Green hastings
  • Fine images
  • Any work for the cooper?
  • A groat a pound, eels
 
Notes

Engravings signed: WR [i.e., William Ralph].

Pagination includes [12] leaves of metal-engraved plates; twelfth plate counts as p. [37].

Part II of The cries of London.

Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.

Cited In

Shaw & Shoemaker 8263

Welch, d'A.A. Amer. children's books, 249.7

Reproduction 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. 8263). 
Subjects Children's poetry.  |  City and town life.  |  Cries -- England -- London.  |  Epigrams.  |  Occupations -- Juvenile literature.  |  Picture books for children.  |  Street vendors -- Juvenile literature.  |  London (England) -- Description and travel.
Form/genre Juvenile literature  |  Poems
Place United States Pennsylvania Philadelphia.
Other authors/contributors Ralph, William, engraver

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