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Bye and bye / By Virginia F. Townsend
Bib ID 8531641
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline [text, online resource]
Author
Townsend, Virginia F. (Virginia Frances), 1836-1920, author
 
Online Access
Description New York : Stanford and Delisser, 1859 
1 online resource (216 pages, 1 unnumbered leaf of plates) : illustrations. 
Series

Women's Studies Archive: Voice and Vision.

Full contents
  • The deacon's daughter
  • The house by the sea-shore
  • Lura Deane; or, The two homes in the country
  • We're all coming. A tale for the New Year
  • The rain in the afternoon
  • Deacon Sharpe's wife's niece.
 
Notes

"I come to talk with you, dear young readers ... between the years of eleven and fifteen ... 'Bye and bye,' because these words seemed to me like a triumphant march ... have I christened my book with this title."--Preface, p. [3]-4, signed V.F.T. Short stories.

Copyright 1858 by Stanford and Delisser.

"New York: Billin and Brother, printers, XX, North William St."--verso of title page.

Frontispiece plate engraved on wood by Robert S. Bross.

"Stanford and Delisser have recently published the following choice books for youth"--catalogue, [1] leaf, tipped in at end. Printed on both sides in red ink.

"63 c."-- price, recto of leaf at end.

Reproduction of the original from the American Antiquarian Society.

Subjects Children's stories.  |  Clerks (Retail trade)  |  Women -- Employment -- Juvenile literature.  |  Orphanages -- Juvenile literature.  |  Children and death -- Juvenile literature.  |  Brothers and sisters -- Juvenile literature.  |  Poor -- Juvenile literature.  |  Theft -- Juvenile literature.
Other authors/contributors Bross, Robert S., approximately 1831- engraver

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