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  • Description: verse
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    • Songs from Vagabondia [binding]

    • 1894
    • Charles M. Adams American Trade Bindings Collection
    • Yellowish brown (C80) paper boards; portraits of both authors and illustrator in black within black circle; black lettering on cover and spine; untrimmed; Light yellowish-brown (C76_ endpapers; dockside scene and 4-line verse on front endpapers,...
    • More songs from Vagabondia [binding]

    • 1908
    • Charles M. Adams American Trade Bindings Collection
    • Dark orange-yellow (C72) paper boards; portraits of both authors and illustrator in black within black circle and square thin and thick rule frame; black lettering on cover and spine; untrimmed; grayish-yellow (C90) endpapers with woodland scene...
    • The Story of Blix and Blee

    • 1925
    • Mss. Coll. 55 Richardson-Vicks Collection
    • An advertisement in the form of a children's book featuring two elves showing a family how to use Vicks VapoRub on a child. The text is in rhyming verse.
    • Memories of Ambulance Co 321

    • 1923-03
    • Misc. Coll.
    • A poem about the ambulance company 321. Mentions several members, their ranks, and alludes to incidents from the history of the company in humorous verse. Includes reproduced images of the company
    • Paying mother : the tribute beautiful [binding]

    • 1920
    • Charles M. Adams American Trade Bindings Collection
    • Grayish yellow (C90) art paper, yapp edges; old woman sitting at window and carnations in green and red; green and red lettering. Signed, possibly "Justin Gruelle"; pictorial endpapers with woman in garden and stanza of verse by Strickland...
    • New wings [1930-1931]

    • 1931
    • General Collection (UNCG University Libraries)
    • An anthology of prose and verse by the children of Greensboro Public Schools.
    • New wings [1931-1932]

    • 1932
    • General Collection (UNCG University Libraries)
    • An anthology of prose and verse by the children of Greensboro Public Schools.
    • Aurora. [leaf from Ege medieval manuscripts]

    • 1200
    • Fifty original leaves from medieval manuscripts: Western Europe XII-XVI century Ege Descriptions
    • This famous paraphrase of the Bible in Latin verse was one of the most popular Latin books of poetry of the late 12th and 13th century. Petrus de Riga, who died in 1209, began it. Aegidius of Paris finished it. This version did not appear in...
    • Mother Goose's tales, or, Histories of past times : with morals to each tale

    • 1790-1799
    • Lois Lenski Collection of Early American Children's Literature
    • [160] p. : ill. ; 11 cm. Signatures: [A] , B-K ; p. 148 misnumbered "248". The "morals" are in verse. Each tale preceded by woodcut; most tales followed by design made from type ornaments; woodcuts possibly modelled after those in first edition...
    • The Story of the little boys

    • 1840
    • Lois Lenski Collection of Early American Children's Literature
    • 8 p. : ill. ; 89 mm. In verse. Toy book; printed and illustrated paper wrappers. Sewn in blue paper cover by former owner. NcGU
    • The Pictured present : for good children

    • 1838
    • Lois Lenski Collection of Early American Children's Literature
    • 18 p. : ill. ; 11 cm. Toy book. In prose and verse. Front wrapper included in pagination. Printed and illustrated paper wrappers.
    • The Child's cabinet of beasts and birds

    • 1832
    • Lois Lenski Collection of Early American Children's Literature
    • 22 p. : ill. ; 14 cm. In verse. Cover title: Child's cabinet. Printed and illustrated rust paper wrappers. 11--Cover. Pages 3-6 imperfect, other p. mutilated; cloth spine sewn on by former owner.
    • Cock Robin's courtship and marriage

    • 1825
    • Lois Lenski Collection of Early American Children's Literature
    • 23 p. : ill. ; 11 cm. In verse. Dutch gilt wrappers; first and last leaves are paste-downs.
    • The Noble history of the giants

    • 1830-1839
    • Lois Lenski Collection of Early American Children's Literature
    • 16 p. : ill. ; 11 cm. Toy book; in prose and verse. Printed and illustrated paper wrappers; advertisements on back cover.
    • Morning-glory

    • 1840
    • Lois Lenski Collection of Early American Children's Literature
    • [20] p. : ill. ; 15 cm. Cover title. In prose and verse. Offices in New York, Boston, and Baltimore also listed in imprint. Wrappers included in pagination. Page numbering in volume: 31, 32, 29, 33, 34, 24, 44, 28, 49, 52, 51, 54, 53, 50, 55, 88,...
    • The orphans; also the affectionate mother, or the orphan boy

    • 1830-1839
    • Lois Lenski Collection of Early American Children's Literature
    • 10, [2] pages : illustrations ; 99 mm. Toy book; in verse. Cover title. Imprint on back cover: Leeds : J. Roberts. Printed and illustrated yellow wrappers; wrappers included in pagination. Includes ""Uncertainty of life"" (p. [11]). Bound with: The...
    • Wonderful tales from fairy land : with engravings

    • 1840-1849
    • Lois Lenski Collection of Early American Children's Literature
    • 108 p. : ill. ; 16 cm. In prose and verse. Illustration on p. 97 signed ""M.U. Sears"", ill. on p. [106] signed ""S Boerum."" Red (C11) bead cloth; covers stamped in blind, spine in gilt.

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