The Resource The New-England primer

The New-England primer

Label
The New-England primer
Title
The New-England primer
Contributor
Bookseller
Donor
Former owner
Printer
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Action
Catalogued
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
Text in English
LC call number
PE1119.A1
LC item number
N5
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Johnson, Henry R.
  • Conant, L.S.
  • Ginn and Company
  • Athenaeum Press (Boston, Mass.)
  • Public Library of Brookline
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  • Readers (Primary)
  • Christian life
  • Catechisms, English
  • Christian literature for children
Target audience
primary
Label
The New-England primer
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Cover title; imprint transposed from printers' device on back cover
  • Signatures: [pi℗ø] [Áı] B-Éı F́œ
  • ''A facsimile reproduction of the New England primer, from an original published, as nearly as can be determined, between the years 1785 and 1790, and now owned by Mr. G.A. Plimpton of New York.''--Foreword
  • With facsimile of original t.-p.: The New-England primer enlarged: O, an easy and pleasant guide to the art of reading. Adorn'd with cuts. To which are added, The Assembly of divines, and Mr. Cotton's catechism, &c. Boston: Printed by E. Draper for B. Larkin, in Cornhill [1781-87]
  • Contains a reproduction of the portrait of Washington ascribed to Paul Revere. cf. C.H. Hart, Cat. of engraved portraits of George Washington, 1904, p. xv
Edition
Twentieth century reprint.
Extent
1 online resource ([2] pages, [88] facsim. pages
Form of item
online
Immediate source of acquisition
Mrs. L.S. Conant ;
Note
  • Boston Public Library (Jordan Collection) copy quarterbound in blue-green printed paper over corrugated boards. Spine in brown leather, with gatherings exposed at head and tail. Printed on modern laid papers featuring horizontal chainlines and vertical wire lines. Ex libris (bookplate) of the Boston Public Library affixed to front pastedown. Numerical markings in pencil script at head of free front pastedown. Unspecified number of leaves, including title page, absent from copy. Ink stamp dated "APR 21 1937" along spine on Foreword recto. Markings in pencil script at tail of Foreword recto. Shelf mark in black ink script on Foreword verso. Ink stamp of the Boston Public Library in green at tail of Foreword verso. Perforation stamp of the Boston Public Library on original title page. Booksellers' label affixed to tail of rear pastedown.
  • Boston Public Library (Jordan Collection) copy no.2 quarterbound in blue-green paper over corrugated board, with spine in tan cloth tape. Printed on wove papers. Housed in protective archival envelope. Ex libris (bookplate) of the Public Library of Brookline affixed to front pastedown. Ink stamp of the Public Library of Brookline at head of free front pastedown. Annotation detailing copy provenance, along with shelf mark, in pencil script on free front pastedown verso.
Other physical details
illustrations (black & white))
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The New-England primer
Link
Publication
Note
  • Cover title; imprint transposed from printers' device on back cover
  • Signatures: [pi℗ø] [Áı] B-Éı F́œ
  • ''A facsimile reproduction of the New England primer, from an original published, as nearly as can be determined, between the years 1785 and 1790, and now owned by Mr. G.A. Plimpton of New York.''--Foreword
  • With facsimile of original t.-p.: The New-England primer enlarged: O, an easy and pleasant guide to the art of reading. Adorn'd with cuts. To which are added, The Assembly of divines, and Mr. Cotton's catechism, &c. Boston: Printed by E. Draper for B. Larkin, in Cornhill [1781-87]
  • Contains a reproduction of the portrait of Washington ascribed to Paul Revere. cf. C.H. Hart, Cat. of engraved portraits of George Washington, 1904, p. xv
Edition
Twentieth century reprint.
Extent
1 online resource ([2] pages, [88] facsim. pages
Form of item
online
Immediate source of acquisition
Mrs. L.S. Conant ;
Note
  • Boston Public Library (Jordan Collection) copy quarterbound in blue-green printed paper over corrugated boards. Spine in brown leather, with gatherings exposed at head and tail. Printed on modern laid papers featuring horizontal chainlines and vertical wire lines. Ex libris (bookplate) of the Boston Public Library affixed to front pastedown. Numerical markings in pencil script at head of free front pastedown. Unspecified number of leaves, including title page, absent from copy. Ink stamp dated "APR 21 1937" along spine on Foreword recto. Markings in pencil script at tail of Foreword recto. Shelf mark in black ink script on Foreword verso. Ink stamp of the Boston Public Library in green at tail of Foreword verso. Perforation stamp of the Boston Public Library on original title page. Booksellers' label affixed to tail of rear pastedown.
  • Boston Public Library (Jordan Collection) copy no.2 quarterbound in blue-green paper over corrugated board, with spine in tan cloth tape. Printed on wove papers. Housed in protective archival envelope. Ex libris (bookplate) of the Public Library of Brookline affixed to front pastedown. Ink stamp of the Public Library of Brookline at head of free front pastedown. Annotation detailing copy provenance, along with shelf mark, in pencil script on free front pastedown verso.
Other physical details
illustrations (black & white))
Specific material designation
remote

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