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The entertaining history of Tommy Gingerbread; [electronic resource] : a little boy who lived upon learning. : Ornamented with cuts
Bib ID 3732162
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Uniform Title Giles Gingerbread
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Description Litchfield [Conn.]: : Printed by Hosmer & Goodwin., 1808 
30, [2] p. : ill. ; 11 cm. 
Series

Early American imprints. Second series ; no. 50847.

Notes

Advertisement for "useful and entertaining publications for young minds, printed and for sale by Hosmer & Goodwin," p. [31].

Last page blank; pasted to wrapper.

Most editions have the name Giles Gingerbread in the title.

Sometimes attributed to John Newbery, who was the first to publish it and other stories especially intended for children. Cf. Dict. of national biog.

Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.

Cited In

Shaw & Shoemaker 50847

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. 50847). 
Subjects Alphabet -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Boys -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Boys -- Employment -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Charity -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Children's stories.  |  Conduct of life -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Fathers and sons -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Honesty -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Household employees -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Literacy -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Poor -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Social classes -- Juvenile fiction.
Form/genre Chapbooks  |  Juvenile literature  |  Publishers' advertisements
Place United States Connecticut Litchfield.
Other authors/contributors Newbery, John, 1713-1767

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