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    • Jackanapes [binding]

    • 1893
    • Lois Lenski Collection of Early American Children's Literature
    • Yellowish-white (C92)calico-texture cloth lettering with decorations within ribbons and flowers, all in gilt, pink, yellow and green; motif repeated on spine; a.e.g.
    • Grandmother true, or, When I was a little girl [binding]

    • 1859
    • Lois Lenski Collection of Early American Children's Literature
    • Vivid purplish-blue (C194) fine horizontal rib cloth; double ruled diamond in center, diamond pattern with stars in corners, all around, all within double ruled blindstamped border, all in blind; front cover repeated on back cover; ornamental frame...
    • Winnie and Walter's evening talks with their father about old times [binding]

    • 1863
    • Lois Lenski Collection of Early American Children's Literature
    • Very purplish-blue (C194) vertical wave cloth; decorative design and single rule around edges, all in blind; front cover repeated on back cover in blind; lettering within floral decorations in an oval on spine in gilt. Yellow endpapers.
    • Country sights, for little folks.

    • 1878
    • Lois Lenski Collection of Early American Children's Literature
    • Very purplish-blue (C194) patterned sand grain cloth; ornamental design in center with flowers in corners, all within decorative outer border, all in blind; front cover repeated on back cover in blind; flower, leaves, lettering and decorative...
    • The Child's magazine and Sunday-scholar's companion.

    • Undated
    • Lois Lenski Collection of Early American Children's Literature
    • v. : ill. ; 98 mm. Bound with: The little peace-maker, and 17 other English chapbooks. Wrappers lacking. Description based on: Vol. 15, June 1838; title from cover.
    • Peeps at nature, or, God's work and man's wants [binding]

    • 1850
    • Lois Lenski Collection of Early American Children's Literature
    • Olive gray (C113) diagonal wave cloth; circle and two half circles with ornamental designs blindstamped, all within quadruple ruled blindstamped border; front cover repeated on back cover in blind; floral and leaf design and lettering on spine in...
    • A great emergency [binding]

    • 1900
    • Lois Lenski Collection of Early American Children's Literature
    • Moderate olive green (C125) calico-texture cloth man and boy on barge going into lock, trees and clouds in background and grass on bank to right, lettered at head and foot, all in grayish-yellow, green, black and gilt; spine lettered in black. In...
    • Berquin's tales [binding]

    • 1854
    • Lois Lenski Collection of Early American Children's Literature
    • Moderate greenish-blue (C173) ribbed-morocco grain cloth; floral and leaf decorations in gilt in center, decoration repeated around edges in blind, double ruled blindstamped border; front cover repeated on back cover, all in blind; floral and leaf...
    • A very ill-tempered family [binding]

    • 1905
    • Lois Lenski Collection of Early American Children's Literature
    • Light grayish-olive calico-texture cloth; man and woman standing on path leading to city, man holding swords, shield, and mask in bag, floral design to left and at head, lettered at head and foot, all in pink, green, gilt and black; spine lettered...
    • A Christmas greeting : thirteen new stories [binding]

    • 1858
    • Lois Lenski Collection of Early American Children's Literature
    • Grayish-purple (C228) very fine vertical rib cloth; series binding with series title embossed within circular design with celticgeometric design all around with four flowers within rules and rules overlapping, all blindstamped; front cover repeated...
    • The story of a short life [binding]

    • 1887
    • Lois Lenski Collection of Early American Children's Literature
    • Grayish yellow paper over boards; man in military uniform holding gun, seated on bench playing with dog, lettered above and below, all within single rule border, all in brown; publisher's advertisement on back cover in brown; spine lettered in...
    • Oral history interview with Fred Chappell, 1991 [text/print transcript]

    • 1991-03-07
    • OH003 UNCG Centennial Oral History Project
    • Fred Chappell (1936- ) began teaching at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) in 1964, retiring in 2004 as emeritus professor of English. In 1988, he was named Burlington Industries Excellence Professor of English. He is a writer...
    • The history of little Jack [binding]

    • 1851
    • Lois Lenski Collection of Early American Children's Literature
    • Deep yellowish-brown paper over boards; frontispiece reproduced of baby in dress seated on chair with hands propped on table, lettered above and below, all within decorative border, all in black, green and red; advertisement on back cover in black;...
    • Easy lessons for the little ones at home [binding]

    • 1855
    • Lois Lenski Collection of Early American Children's Literature
    • Deep red ribbed morocco grain cloth; lettered in center in gilt within blindstamped decorations; blindstamped decorations repeated on back cover; a.e.g.
    • The offering

    • 1852
    • Lois Lenski Collection of Early American Children's Literature
    • Deep red morocco grain cloth; lettering in center with basket of flowers above and bird below with various floral designs all around, all within double ruled outer border, all in gilt;" front cover design repeated on back cover in blind; floral...
    • The balloon, and other stories [binding]

    • 1857
    • Lois Lenski Collection of Early American Children's Literature
    • Deep red fine vertical rib cloth; embossed lettering within decorative circle, decorations and rules around, all in blind; front cover repeated on back cover in blind; lettering and diamond pattern with dots in centers within panel on spine, all in...
    • Forget-me-not, or, The philipena [binding]

    • 1848
    • Lois Lenski Collection of Early American Children's Literature
    • Deep red diagonal ribbed morocco cloth; vase of flowers within decorative border with flowers, all within single rule outer border, all in gilt and blind; front cover repeated on spine in blind; floral design and lettering on spine in gilt; a.e.g.

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