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Title Harvest home [electronic resource] : representing the progress of wheat in a series of elegant engravings
Imprint Philada. : Pubd. 1809, by Johnson and Warner no. 147, Market Street., [1809]
Descript [16] leaves : chiefly ill. ; 13 cm
Series Early American imprints. Second series ; no. 17720
Note Pictures with captions
Cover imprint varies: Philadelphia: Published and sold by Johnson & Warner, and may be had of all the book-sellers. 1809. Price 18 cents
Metal-engraved illustrations are probably by William Charles. Cf. Weiss, Harry B. William Charles, early caricaturist, engraver and publisher of children's books, New York, 1932, p. 8
"Johnson & Warner at their juvenile book-store have lately published ..."--advertisement, back cover
Harvest home -- Ploughing -- Sowing -- Hoeing -- Preparing to reap -- Reaping -- Binding -- Drying -- Gleaning -- Threshing -- Winnowing -- Market -- Windmill -- Bakehouse -- Bread
Shaw & Shoemaker 17720
Welch, d'A.A. Amer. children's books, 495
Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series
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. 17720)
Subject Picture books for children
Country life -- Juvenile literature
Wheat -- Juvenile literature
Bread -- Juvenile literature
Juvenile literature -- 1809. rbgenr
Publishers' advertisements -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia. rbgenr
Alt Author Charles, William, 1776-1820, engraver
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