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The World turned upside down, or, No news, and strange news.

The World turned upside down, or, No news, and strange news.

Frontispiece and last leaf are pasted on inside of covers. "Penny books printed and sold by J. Kendrew, Colliergate, York"--P. [4] of cover. Muir, P. H. Children's books of yesterday, 738 Also available in dig... More

La cola del diablo, Jose Guadalupe Posada

La cola del diablo, Jose Guadalupe Posada

Chapbook cover shows scene from a play: one man lies on a bed at the center of the image, his uncle standing with a tail in hand to the right; and a man and a woman standing next to each other to the left. The ... More

Fairies dancing in a ring woodcut

Fairies dancing in a ring woodcut

Fairies dancing in a ring near a large mushroom and a hill with a doorway. Woodcut fron an old English chapbook.

The World turned upside down, or, No news, and strange news.

The World turned upside down, or, No news, and strange news.

Frontispiece and last leaf are pasted on inside of covers. "Penny books printed and sold by J. Kendrew, Colliergate, York"--P. [4] of cover. Muir, P. H. Children's books of yesterday, 738 Also available in dig... More

La almoned del diablo, Jose Guadalupe Posada

La almoned del diablo, Jose Guadalupe Posada

Chapbook cover shows scene from a play: a winged devil with whip and pitchfork hovers behind a man who is auctioning skulls and animal heads to a group of townsfolk. The script concerns the play's personages pu... More

The History of insects.

The History of insects.

Woodcut illustrations and title vignette. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

The World turned upside down, or, No news, and strange news.

The World turned upside down, or, No news, and strange news.

Frontispiece and last leaf are pasted on inside of covers. "Penny books printed and sold by J. Kendrew, Colliergate, York"--P. [4] of cover. Muir, P. H. Children's books of yesterday, 738 Also available in dig... More

The History of insects.

The History of insects.

Woodcut illustrations and title vignette. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

The World turned upside down, or, No news, and strange news.

The World turned upside down, or, No news, and strange news.

Frontispiece and last leaf are pasted on inside of covers. "Penny books printed and sold by J. Kendrew, Colliergate, York"--P. [4] of cover. Muir, P. H. Children's books of yesterday, 738 Also available in dig... More

The History of insects.

The History of insects.

Woodcut illustrations and title vignette. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

The History of insects.

The History of insects.

Woodcut illustrations and title vignette. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

The History of insects.

The History of insects.

Woodcut illustrations and title vignette. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

The History of insects.

The History of insects.

Woodcut illustrations and title vignette. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

The History of insects.

The History of insects.

Woodcut illustrations and title vignette. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

The History of insects.

The History of insects.

Woodcut illustrations and title vignette. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

The Witch of the Woodlands

The Witch of the Woodlands

Illustration from an 18th century chapbook reproduced in Chap-books of the eighteenth century by John Ashton (1834).

Capt. Bligh, the officers & part of the crew, turned adrift by the mutineers, on board the Bounty in the Pacific ocean

Capt. Bligh, the officers & part of the crew, turned adrift by the mut...

Capt. Bligh, the officers & part of the crew, turned adrift by the mutineers, on board the Bounty in the Pacific ocean A detail from Tegg's Mariners Marvellous Magazine, or, Wonders of the Ocean: containing th... More

The History of insects.

The History of insects.

Woodcut illustrations and title vignette. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

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

The prodigal daughter, or, A strange and wonderful relation : shewing ...

Signatures: [A]⁶. Evans 36166 Haviland, V. Yankee Doodle's literary sampler, p. 13-14 Welch, D.A. Amer. children's books, 1068.14 ESTC W26926 LAC ael 2019-06-20 no edits (1 card)

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

The prodigal daughter, or, A strange and wonderful relation : shewing ...

Signatures: [A]⁶. Evans 36166 Haviland, V. Yankee Doodle's literary sampler, p. 13-14 Welch, D.A. Amer. children's books, 1068.14 ESTC W26926 LAC ael 2019-06-20 no edits (1 card)

Brief historical relation of the life of Mr. John Livingston Minister of the Gospel - Page 3 Header

Brief historical relation of the life of Mr. John Livingston Minister ...

Header engraving from page 3 of File:Brief historical relation of the life of Mr. John Livingston Minister of the Gospel.pdf

Buchanshire tragedy, or, Sir James the Ross (1800) - Page 1

Buchanshire tragedy, or, Sir James the Ross (1800) - Page 1

Crop and desaturated image of page 1 image from Buchanshire tragedy, or, Sir James the Ross (1800)

Interesting letter from Queen Caroline to King George IV (1820) - Page 1

Interesting letter from Queen Caroline to King George IV (1820) - Page...

Crop and desaturated image from page 1 of Interesting letter from Queen Caroline to King George IV (1820)

Life and transactions of Mrs. Jane Shore, concubine to King Edward 4th - title page woodcut

Life and transactions of Mrs. Jane Shore, concubine to King Edward 4th...

Life and transactions of Mrs. Jane Shore, concubine to King Edward 4th - title page woodcut

Los celos del negro con D. Folias

Los celos del negro con D. Folias

Chapbook cover shows scene from a play: a man with a gun stoops before a black man who is wearing a sombrero and holding a knife. A policeman runs towards both of them. The script concerns the murders of a blac... More

Los chascos de un licenciado

Los chascos de un licenciado

Chapbook cover shows scene from a play: a room in which one man is chasing another with a club and a third man is on the floor with arms raised. The script tells of the misunderstandings between a lawyer and hi... More

Clover Leaves. Shivery family papers
Life and death of Fair Rosamond (1815-1820) - Page 1

Life and death of Fair Rosamond (1815-1820) - Page 1

Crop and desaturated image from page 1 of File:Life and death of Fair Rosamond (7).pdf (1815-1820)

Mandeville 1499

Mandeville 1499

Deutsch: Here begynneth a lytell treatyse or booke named Johan Mau[n]deuyll knyght born in Englonde in the towne of saynt Albone (1499) Bild aus dem englischen Frühdruck des Jahres 1499, Äthiopien und Indien,... More

The World turned upside down, or, No news, and strange news.

The World turned upside down, or, No news, and strange news.

Frontispiece and last leaf are pasted on inside of covers. "Penny books printed and sold by J. Kendrew, Colliergate, York"--P. [4] of cover. Muir, P. H. Children's books of yesterday, 738 Also available in dig... More

The World turned upside down, or, No news, and strange news.

The World turned upside down, or, No news, and strange news.

Frontispiece and last leaf are pasted on inside of covers. "Penny books printed and sold by J. Kendrew, Colliergate, York"--P. [4] of cover. Muir, P. H. Children's books of yesterday, 738 Also available in dig... More

The World turned upside down, or, No news, and strange news.

The World turned upside down, or, No news, and strange news.

Frontispiece and last leaf are pasted on inside of covers. "Penny books printed and sold by J. Kendrew, Colliergate, York"--P. [4] of cover. Muir, P. H. Children's books of yesterday, 738 Also available in dig... More

The World turned upside down, or, No news, and strange news.

The World turned upside down, or, No news, and strange news.

Frontispiece and last leaf are pasted on inside of covers. "Penny books printed and sold by J. Kendrew, Colliergate, York"--P. [4] of cover. Muir, P. H. Children's books of yesterday, 738 Also available in dig... More

The World turned upside down, or, No news, and strange news.

The World turned upside down, or, No news, and strange news.

Frontispiece and last leaf are pasted on inside of covers. "Penny books printed and sold by J. Kendrew, Colliergate, York"--P. [4] of cover. Muir, P. H. Children's books of yesterday, 738 Also available in dig... More

Clover Leaves. Shivery family papers
Clover Leaves. Shivery family papers
Clover Leaves. Shivery family papers
The History of insects.

The History of insects.

Woodcut illustrations and title vignette. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

El niño afortunado; El grillito valeroso

El niño afortunado; El grillito valeroso

Two un-cut sheets for two chapbooks, each containing a children's story eight pages long. The eight pages for each of these two stories are divided between the two uncut printed sheets. The two sheets contain i... More

Clover Leaves. Shivery family papers
Corn laws, a new song (1814-1819) - Page 1

Corn laws, a new song (1814-1819) - Page 1

Crop and desaturated image from page 1 of File:Corn laws, a new song.pdf

Gosport tragedy (1800) - Page 1

Gosport tragedy (1800) - Page 1

Crop and desaturated image from page 1 of Gosport tragedy (1800)

New proverbs, on the pride of women, or The vanity of this world displayed (1799) - Page One

New proverbs, on the pride of women, or The vanity of this world displ...

Crop and desaturated image of title page image from File:New proverbs, on the pride of women, or The vanity of this world displayed.pdf

St Helena for Bonaparte - woodcut

St Helena for Bonaparte - woodcut

St Helena for Bonaparte - title page woodcut Public domain scan of 1810s woodcut print, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Honour of Chivalry c1715

Honour of Chivalry c1715

Deutsch: The Honour of Chivalry, or the Famous and Delectable History of Don Bellianis of Greece (London: J. S.), englisches Buch des billigen Marktsegments, frühes 18. Jahrhundert, Text nach Géromino Fernande... More

Los novios - Print, Library of Congress collection

Los novios - Print, Library of Congress collection

Chapbook cover shows scene from a play: two men wearing bowlers stand in a street, one has a cane, the other a violin. The violinist casts his gaze toward a woman watching them from a second-story balcony. The ... More

The World turned upside down, or, No news, and strange news.

The World turned upside down, or, No news, and strange news.

Frontispiece and last leaf are pasted on inside of covers. "Penny books printed and sold by J. Kendrew, Colliergate, York"--P. [4] of cover. Muir, P. H. Children's books of yesterday, 738 Also available in dig... More

The History of insects.

The History of insects.

Woodcut illustrations and title vignette. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

The History of insects.

The History of insects.

Woodcut illustrations and title vignette. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

El placer de la niñez colección de monólogos pasión eterna

El placer de la niñez colección de monólogos pasión eterna

Chapbook cover shows a scene from the play: a woman sitting in a garden in a pensive pose. The text inside the pamphlet expounds on the love and longing by Eloise for Ernesto, her lover. Front cover: Puelicados... More

La rosa encantada, 2a parte

La rosa encantada, 2a parte

Chapbook cover shows scene from a play: a couple embraces at the center as two women and a man look on. All wear the costume of the Renaissance. The script involves the pure love between a beast and a woman. Af... More

La rosa encantada, 2a parte

La rosa encantada, 2a parte

Chapbook cover shows scene from a play: a couple embraces at the center as two women and a man look on. All wear the costume of the Renaissance. The script involves the pure love between a beast and a woman. Af... More

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

The prodigal daughter, or, A strange and wonderful relation : shewing ...

Signatures: [A]⁶. Evans 36166 Haviland, V. Yankee Doodle's literary sampler, p. 13-14 Welch, D.A. Amer. children's books, 1068.14 ESTC W26926 LAC ael 2019-06-20 no edits (1 card)

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

The prodigal daughter, or, A strange and wonderful relation : shewing ...

Signatures: [A]⁶. Evans 36166 Haviland, V. Yankee Doodle's literary sampler, p. 13-14 Welch, D.A. Amer. children's books, 1068.14 ESTC W26926 LAC ael 2019-06-20 no edits (1 card)

Clover Leaves. Shivery family papers
Buchanshire tragedy, or, Sir James the Ross (1800) - Page 2 header

Buchanshire tragedy, or, Sir James the Ross (1800) - Page 2 header

Crop and desaturated image of header engraving from Buchanshire tragedy, or, Sir James the Ross (1800)

Last dying speech and travels of William Walker - fleuron 2

Last dying speech and travels of William Walker - fleuron 2

Fleuron from 'Last dying speech and travels of William Walker'

Blunderbore

Blunderbore

The giant Blunderbore from "Jack the Giant Killer"

Dr Watt's plain and easy catechisms for children- to which is added, a preservative from the sins and follies of childhood and (CHILDRENS 281)

Dr Watt's plain and easy catechisms for children- to which is added, a...

Unillustrated chapbook. The back cover lists the titles of other, "juvenile books, and books suitable for Sunday schools" available from William F. Gray's bookstore. Isaac Watts was a renowned English theologi... More

Los sustos del valedor

Los sustos del valedor

Chapbook cover shows a scene from a play: two men stand on either side of a woman onstage. The man on the left is in an official's uniform and the man on the right is in a suit and top hat. The script conveys a... More

The World turned upside down, or, No news, and strange news.

The World turned upside down, or, No news, and strange news.

Frontispiece and last leaf are pasted on inside of covers. "Penny books printed and sold by J. Kendrew, Colliergate, York"--P. [4] of cover. Muir, P. H. Children's books of yesterday, 738 Also available in dig... More

The World turned upside down, or, No news, and strange news.

The World turned upside down, or, No news, and strange news.

Frontispiece and last leaf are pasted on inside of covers. "Penny books printed and sold by J. Kendrew, Colliergate, York"--P. [4] of cover. Muir, P. H. Children's books of yesterday, 738 Also available in dig... More

The World turned upside down, or, No news, and strange news.

The World turned upside down, or, No news, and strange news.

Frontispiece and last leaf are pasted on inside of covers. "Penny books printed and sold by J. Kendrew, Colliergate, York"--P. [4] of cover. Muir, P. H. Children's books of yesterday, 738 Also available in dig... More

The History of insects.

The History of insects.

Woodcut illustrations and title vignette. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

The History of insects.

The History of insects.

Woodcut illustrations and title vignette. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

El placer de la niñez colección de monólogos pasión eterna

El placer de la niñez colección de monólogos pasión eterna

Chapbook cover shows a scene from the play: a woman sitting in a garden in a pensive pose. The text inside the pamphlet expounds on the love and longing by Eloise for Ernesto, her lover. Front cover: Puelicados... More

The Life and Death of Jane Shore, Concubine to Edward IV - title page woodcut

The Life and Death of Jane Shore, Concubine to Edward IV - title page ...

The Life and Death of Jane Shore, Concubine to Edward IV - title page woodcut

Gratitude, or, The juvenile writers (1808) (14594875749)

Gratitude, or, The juvenile writers (1808) (14594875749)

Identifier: McGillLibrary-PN970_H37_G73_1808-1949 (find matches) Title: Gratitude, or, The juvenile writers Year: 1808 (1800s) Authors: Printed for J. Harris, successor to E. Newbery, at the Original Juvenil... More

La aurora del nuevo día en los campos de Belem--pastorela en un acto

La aurora del nuevo día en los campos de Belem--pastorela en un acto

Chapbook cover shows a scene from a one-act Christmas shepherd's play: four shepherds--two women and two men--stand together, with a town in the background and the Star of Bethlehem above. The script concerns a... More

La almoned del diablo

La almoned del diablo

Chapbook cover shows scene from a play: a winged devil with whip and pitchfork hovers behind a man who is auctioning skulls and animal heads to a group of townsfolk. The script concerns the play's personages pu... More

Clover Leaves. Shivery family papers
Clover Leaves. Shivery family papers
Clover Leaves. Shivery family papers
Clover Leaves. Shivery family papers
The History of insects.

The History of insects.

Woodcut illustrations and title vignette. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

The History of insects.

The History of insects.

Woodcut illustrations and title vignette. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

The History of insects.

The History of insects.

Woodcut illustrations and title vignette. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Una corrida de toros o el amor de Luisa

Una corrida de toros o el amor de Luisa

Chapbook cover shows scene from a play: a woman wearing a shawl makes amorous advances towards a bullfighter dressed in full regalia; a bullfighting stadium is in the background. The script concerns a love tria... More

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

The prodigal daughter, or, A strange and wonderful relation : shewing ...

Signatures: [A]⁶. Evans 36166 Haviland, V. Yankee Doodle's literary sampler, p. 13-14 Welch, D.A. Amer. children's books, 1068.14 ESTC W26926 LAC ael 2019-06-20 no edits (1 card)

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

The prodigal daughter, or, A strange and wonderful relation : shewing ...

Signatures: [A]⁶. Evans 36166 Haviland, V. Yankee Doodle's literary sampler, p. 13-14 Welch, D.A. Amer. children's books, 1068.14 ESTC W26926 LAC ael 2019-06-20 no edits (1 card)

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

The prodigal daughter, or, A strange and wonderful relation : shewing ...

Signatures: [A]⁶. Evans 36166 Haviland, V. Yankee Doodle's literary sampler, p. 13-14 Welch, D.A. Amer. children's books, 1068.14 ESTC W26926 LAC ael 2019-06-20 no edits (1 card)

Clover Leaves. Shivery family papers
History of Sir Richard Whittington(1770)-00-inset-BostonPubLib

History of Sir Richard Whittington(1770)-00-inset-BostonPubLib

Title page of (1770) The famous and remarkable history of Sir Richard Whittington, three times Lord-Mayor of London. : Who lived in the time of King Henry the Fifth

Captain Ward and the Rain-Bow (1780) - Page 1

Captain Ward and the Rain-Bow (1780) - Page 1

Crop and desaturated image of engraving from File:Captain Ward and the Rain-Bow.pdf

St Helena for Bonaparte - fleuron

St Helena for Bonaparte - fleuron

St Helena for Bonaparte - fleuron

CalasChapbook

CalasChapbook

"The cruel death of Calas, who was broke on the wheel at Toulouse, March 9th, 1762." Frontispiece of an English chapbook.

Los novios - Print, Library of Congress collection

Los novios - Print, Library of Congress collection

Chapbook cover shows scene from a play: two men wearing bowlers stand in a street, one has a cane, the other a violin. The violinist casts his gaze toward a woman watching them from a second-story balcony. The ... More

The World turned upside down, or, No news, and strange news.

The World turned upside down, or, No news, and strange news.

Frontispiece and last leaf are pasted on inside of covers. "Penny books printed and sold by J. Kendrew, Colliergate, York"--P. [4] of cover. Muir, P. H. Children's books of yesterday, 738 Also available in dig... More

The World turned upside down, or, No news, and strange news.

The World turned upside down, or, No news, and strange news.

Frontispiece and last leaf are pasted on inside of covers. "Penny books printed and sold by J. Kendrew, Colliergate, York"--P. [4] of cover. Muir, P. H. Children's books of yesterday, 738 Also available in dig... More

The World turned upside down, or, No news, and strange news.

The World turned upside down, or, No news, and strange news.

Frontispiece and last leaf are pasted on inside of covers. "Penny books printed and sold by J. Kendrew, Colliergate, York"--P. [4] of cover. Muir, P. H. Children's books of yesterday, 738 Also available in dig... More

The History of insects.

The History of insects.

Woodcut illustrations and title vignette. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

The History of insects.

The History of insects.

Woodcut illustrations and title vignette. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

The History of insects.

The History of insects.

Woodcut illustrations and title vignette. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

The History of insects.

The History of insects.

Woodcut illustrations and title vignette. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

La cola del diablo

La cola del diablo

Chapbook cover shows scene from a play: one man lies on a bed at the center of the image, his uncle standing with a tail in hand to the right; and a man and a woman standing next to each other to the left. The ... More

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

The prodigal daughter, or, A strange and wonderful relation : shewing ...

Signatures: [A]⁶. Evans 36166 Haviland, V. Yankee Doodle's literary sampler, p. 13-14 Welch, D.A. Amer. children's books, 1068.14 ESTC W26926 LAC ael 2019-06-20 no edits (1 card)

Clover Leaves. Shivery family papers
Clover Leaves. Shivery family papers
Clover Leaves. Shivery family papers
Chapbook Jack the Giant Killer

Chapbook Jack the Giant Killer

Title page of a chapbook Jack the Giant Killer

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