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Author Janeway, James, 1636?-1674
Title A token for children: [electronic resource] : (the only complete edition ever published.) : In two parts. / By James Janeway, Minister of the Gospel. ; To which is added, a third part, containing some account of the life, and God's gracious dealings with Hephzibah Mathews. ; Also, The child's monitor, by the Rev. John Cooke, Maidenhead. ; [Two lines from Mark]
Imprint New-York: : Published by Samuel Whiting & Co. at their Theological and Classical Book-store, no. 96, Broadway. J. Seymour, print., 1811
Descript xix, [2], 22-250, [2] p., [1] leaf of plates : ill. ; 15 cm
Series Early American imprints. Second series ; no. 23107
Note A second setting of the title page appears on p. [251]. The word "Maindenhead" is not present in this alternate setting
Metal-engraved frontispiece signed "Scoles [i.e., John Scoles] sculp." Frontispiece has imprint: Published by Whiting & Watson 96 Broadway New York 1811
Error in paging: p. iv, x misnumbered x, iv. Some of the text apparently set incorrectly as well, with some lines from p. iv appearing on p. x, and some lines from p. x appearing on p. iv
Last page blank
"A token for children. By J. Mathews; being intended as a third part of The token for children published by the Rev. James Janeway."--p. [139]-236
"The child's monitor; or The dying experience of Mary Jones, of North-Town, near Maidenhead: with remarks by the Rev. John Cooke."--p. [237]-250, with separate title page. Imprint varies: New-York: Published by Whiting and Watson
Shaw & Shoemaker 23107
Shaw & Shoemaker 23355
Welch, d'A.A. Amer. children's books, 665.30
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. 23107)
Subject Howley, Sarah, d. 1670
Bridgman, Charles
Sudlow, John, d. 1665?
Lane, Ann
Alder, Tabitha
Bicks, Susannah, 1650-1664
Bicks, Jacob, 1657-1664
Harvy, John, 1654-1666
Mathews, Elizabeth, 1770-1779
Mathews, Hephzibah, 1780-1790
Mason, Katherine, 1778 or 9-1792
Barss, G. A. F., 1789-1793
Saunders, James, 1776 or 7-1794
Hall, Martha, 1783-1794
Thornton, Joseph, 1785-1794
Storch, John, 1781-1794
Banner, Thomas
Gray, William, d. 1795
King, Sarah, 1787-1795
Gill, George Maxey, 1786-1796
Gill, Charles, 1788-1796
Townsend, Benjamin, 1790-1797
Townsend, Ann, 1792-1797
Townsend, Selina, 1791-1797
Townsend, Mary, 1795-1797
Rogers, Hester, 1786 or 7-1798
Jones, Mary
Children -- Biography
Children -- Death -- Religious aspects
Children -- Conversion to Christianity
Juvenile literature -- 1811. rbgenr
Biographies. rbgenr
Alt Author Mathews, James, 1741 or 2-1804
Cooke, John, 1760-1826. Child's monitor
Scoles, John, 1772?-1853, engraver
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