The Resource New-York evening tales: or, Uncle John's true stories about natural history, Number three., By the author of "Green Mountain annals,"--"Christmas Token."

New-York evening tales: or, Uncle John's true stories about natural history, Number three., By the author of "Green Mountain annals,"--"Christmas Token."

Label
New-York evening tales: or, Uncle John's true stories about natural history, Number three.
Title
New-York evening tales: or, Uncle John's true stories about natural history
Title number
Number three.
Statement of responsibility
By the author of "Green Mountain annals,"--"Christmas Token."
Creator
Contributor
Author
Bookseller
Engraver
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Avuncular narrative in which is treated an irregular assortment of beasts, including the tiger, the cobra-capello [sic] and the eagle
Related
Action
Catalogued
Cataloging source
NHi
Citation location within source
18849
Citation source
Checklist Amer. imprints
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1795-1863
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Forbes, G. V. H.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
Text in English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1775-1870
  • 1790-1854
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • White, Roswell N.
  • Anderson, Alexander
  • Day, Mahlon
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Natural history
  • Animals
Target audience
juvenile
Label
New-York evening tales: or, Uncle John's true stories about natural history, Number three., By the author of "Green Mountain annals,"--"Christmas Token."
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • In printed wrappers; cover includes ornamental border; publishers' advertising matter on page [4] of wrapper
  • By Gerritt Van Husen Forbes
  • Pages [1]-[2], 23, are pastedowns
  • Wood-engraved frontispiece signed: White (Roswell N. White?); ill. on p. 17, 20, signed AA (Alexander Anderson). Four wood-engraved illustrations en toto
Extent
1 online resource ([4], 5-23 pages
Form of item
online
Note
Boston Public Library (Jordan Collection) copy bound in tan printed paper wrappers. Printed on wove papers. Housed in protective archival envelope.
Other physical details
illustrations (wood engravings, black & white))
Specific material designation
remote
Label
New-York evening tales: or, Uncle John's true stories about natural history, Number three., By the author of "Green Mountain annals,"--"Christmas Token."
Link
Publication
Note
  • In printed wrappers; cover includes ornamental border; publishers' advertising matter on page [4] of wrapper
  • By Gerritt Van Husen Forbes
  • Pages [1]-[2], 23, are pastedowns
  • Wood-engraved frontispiece signed: White (Roswell N. White?); ill. on p. 17, 20, signed AA (Alexander Anderson). Four wood-engraved illustrations en toto
Extent
1 online resource ([4], 5-23 pages
Form of item
online
Note
Boston Public Library (Jordan Collection) copy bound in tan printed paper wrappers. Printed on wove papers. Housed in protective archival envelope.
Other physical details
illustrations (wood engravings, black & white))
Specific material designation
remote

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