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Author Taylor, Ann, 1782-1866
Title Topsy-Turvy's wonderful magic lantern
The world turn'd upside down; or, The wonderful magic lantern [electronic resource] : illustrated with whimsical engravings
Imprint Philadelphia: : Published and sold wholesale by Wm. Charles, and may be had of all the booksellers. Price 18 3 4 cents. 1811. W. M'Culloch, printer., [1811]
Descript 32 p., [8] leaves of plates : ill
Series Early American imprints. Second series ; no. 51098
Note Poems by Ann Taylor, Jane Taylor, and Isaac Taylor (possibly Rev. Isaac Taylor or Isaac Taylor, Jr.)
Originally published under title Signor Topsy-Turvy's wonderful magic lantern (London, 1810)
Cover has publication date of 1814
Plates included in pagination
Errors in paging: pages 14, 18 misnumbered 18, 20. Pages p. [20] and [21] are blank
Metal engravings presumably by William Charles. Cf. Weiss, Harry B. William Charles, early caricaturist, engraver and publisher of children's books, New York, 1932, p. 11
"Of Wm. Charles, may also be had, recently published ..."--advertisement, back cover
The world turn'd upside down -- The dunce turn'd scholar -- The mare turn'd farrier -- The ass turned miller -- The horse turned driver -- Children at war, and cats and dogs at peace -- The hogs' court of inquiry -- Birds turned fowlers
Shaw & Shoemaker 51098
Welch, d'A.A. Amer. children's books, 449.1
Stewart, C.D. Taylors of Ongar, A9c
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. 51098)
Subject Children's poetry
Picture books for children
Wit and humor -- Juvenile poetry
School children -- Juvenile poetry
Animals -- Juvenile poetry
Occupations -- Juvenile poetry
Juvenile literature -- 1814. rbgenr
Fantasy literature -- 1814. rbgenr
Poems -- 1814. rbgenr
Publishers' advertisements -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia. rbgenr
Alt Author Taylor, Jane, 1783-1824
Taylor, Isaac, 1759-1829
Taylor, Isaac, 1787-1865
Charles, William, 1776-1820, engraver
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