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Contes du temps passé de ma mere l'oye : avec des morales

A token for children : being an exact account of the conversion, holy and exemplary lives, and joyful deaths of several young children

The New-England primer improved : for the more easy attaining the true reading of English, to which is added, the Assembly of Divines, and Mr. Cotton's catechism

Cock Robin's death and funeral

The American spelling book, containing an easy standard of pronunciation : being the first part of a grammatical institute of the English language

The prodigal daughter, or, A strange and wonderful relation : shewing how a gentleman of great estate in Bristol, had a proud and disobedient daughter, who, because her parents would not support her in all her extravagance, bargained with the devil to poison them, how an angel informed her parents of her design, how she lay in a trance four days, and when she was put in the grave, she came to life again, and related the wonderful things she saw in the other world

Easy and instructive lessons for children. Also, The ladder to learning, or, A selection of fables consisting of words of only one syllable : being an easy introduction to the useful art of reading

The puzzling-cap : a choice collection of riddles, in familiar verse, with a curious cut to each

The life of George Washington : with curious anecdotes, equally honourable to himself and exemplary to his young countrymen

The entertaining history of Giles Gingerbread, a little boy who lived upon learning

The uncle's present : a new battledoor

The history of insects

Metamorphosis, or, A transformation of pictures, with poetical explanations, for the amusement of young persons

A new hieroglyphical Bible for the amusement & instruction of children :

Beauties of the New-England primer

The history of Tommy Two-Shoes, own brother to Mrs. Margery Two-Shoes

The juvenile national calendar, or, A familiar description of the U.S. government

Les contes de Pierre Parley sur l'Amérique : avec figures

Keeper's travels in search of his master

The daisy, or, Cautionary stories in verse : adapted to the ideas of children from four to eight years old

The Butterfly's ball, and the grasshopper's feast

The countries of Europe, and the manners and customs of its various nations : in easy and entertaining verse for children

Little Red Riding Hood

Jack the giant killer by F.W.N. Bayley, author of The new tale of a tub, etc. ; with illustrations by Leech

The Adventures of Miss Minette and Master Jocko : to which is added, The marvelous adventures of Dame Trot and her wonderful cat

The little frog and pretty mouse

Independence : true and false

Maria Cheeseman, or, The candy-girl

Goody Two-Shoes : illuminated with ten pictures

Mamma's budget, or, Daily reading for children

Blind Ruth, or, How may I do good? : illustrating the second petition of the Lord's Prayer, Thy kingdom come

McGuffey's newly revised eclectic primer, with pictorial illustrations

Parables from nature

Marmaduke Multiply

Red Riding Hood

The Union A B C

Agnes Wilbur, or, A daughter's influence

Flora Morris' choice, or, Be not conformed to this world

Princess Ilse : a story of the Harz Mountains ; and, The Will-o'-the wisp

Buried in the snow

The Fourth of July in New England and the fifth of November in old England

The cats' party

Short-comings and long-goings, or, The boys and girls of Glencairn

History of my pets

How the Kingdom came to little Joy

Lucille, or, The young flower-maker

Finding His foot-prints

What Robbie was good for

Simple addition by a little nigger

That boy of Newkirk's

The curse and the cup

Father's house

Yankee Doodle : an old friend in a new dress

Tales from the Norse grandmother (the Elder Edda)

Sketches & scraps

Diddie, Dumps, and Tot, or, Plantation child-life

Peace Island

Crown jewels

Dolly's kettledrum

Biographical stories,

The man-eaters and other odd people. A popular description of singular races of man

Loveday's history : a tale of many changes

Oldham, or, Beside all waters

The adventures of Ulysses

The Birds' Christmas carol

The wonder clock, or, Four & twenty marvellous tales, being one for each hour of the day

Rip Van Winkle

Our world reader

A modern exodus

Afloat and ashore,

Tales of Troy,

Gid Granger : the story of a rough boy

Jack the hunchback

Captain Horace

Lena-Wingo the Mohawk : a sequel to The wilderness fugitives

Talks to children about Jesus

The young navigators, or, The foreign cruise of the Maud

Honest Ned

The swordmaker's son : a story of the year 30 A.D

The marvels of our bodily dwelling : physiology made interesting, suitable as a text-book or reference book in schools, or for pleasant home reading

Dotty Dimple's flyaway

Prudy keeping house

Two Biddicut boys and their adventures with a wonderful trick-dog

The capture of the Laughing Mary : a story of three New York boys in 1776, as set down by Eliphalet Willett

At the siege of Havana : the experience of three boys serving under Israel Putnam in 1762

The spark of genius, or, The college life of James Trafton

The doctor's daughter

A Tory plot : a story of the attempt to kill General Washington in 1776

Captain Bayley's heir : a tale of the gold fields of California

Corporal 'Lige's recruit : a story of Crown Point and Ticonderoga

Tales of the Round table;

On the Kentucky frontier : a story of the fighting pioneers of the West

The adventures of Ulysses;

The heroes; or, Geek fairy tales for my children,

Now or never, or, The adventures of Bobby Bright

Little Button Rose

The heroes; or, Greek fairy tales for my children,

Tales from Shakespeare,

A stout heart, or, The student from over the sea

The heroic life of General George Washington, first President of the United States