London: Methuen & Co, . Shepard, E.H. Large Paper edition, no. 107 of 200 numbered copies, signed by... Read More about Now We Are Six
Philadelphia: Uriah Hunt & Son, 1845. Improved edition. Read More about Story of Jack Halyard, the Sailor Boy; or, The Virtuous Family
Los Altos, CA: William Kaufmann, Inc, printed by the Stinehour Press, . The Cenntenial Edition. No. 219 of 395 copies. Colophon signed by Martin Gardner, Charles Mitchell, Selwyn H. Goodacre, and Roderick Stinehour. Read More about The Hunting of the Snark. The Annotated Snark by Martin Gardner. The Designs for the Snark by...
Glasgow: Printed for the Booksellers, [ca. 1880's]. Facsimile of this chapbook, this bearing the numerals “ix. 3” along the lower margin. Read More about History of Fair Rosamond, otherwise Eleanor Clifford; and her Royal Paramour, Henry the Seond,...
Portland [ME]: Printed for Daniel Johnson [John McKown, Printer], n.d. [1805-06]. Read More about Letters on the Improvement of the Mind. Addressed to a Lady
Concord, N.H: Rufus Merrill & Co, 1843. Read More about The Child's Book of Whales. No. 10
Boston: Printed ...by I. Thomas and E. T. Andrews, 1794. Eighth Edition. Bingham was known for his writings to instruct children in letter writing as well as grammar and his method was quite popular, each of his works going through several editions. Read More about The Young Lady's Accidence: or, A Short and Easy Introduction to English Grammar, Designed,...
Philadelphia: Published by M. Fithian, 1840. A collection of amusing and instructional stories of Lucy and Harry and Rosamund and Godfrey including one story on some logical childish misconceptions such as there being two worlds: the old and the new. Read More about Extracts from Early Lessons
Chicago: Published in the Shop of P. F. Volland & Co, [co. 1913]. Read More about The Bee who would Not Work
Concorn, N. H: Published by Rufus Merrill, 1852. Part of Merrill's Toy and Juvenile Books. Pictorial Gallery Series which were intended for the reading pleasure of those between eight to fifteen. The Pictorial Gallery Series consisted of nine works: "The Girl's Casket", "Gems of Poetry for Girls and Boys", "The... Read More about Juvenile Casket of Moral and Interesting Tales
[Philadelphia, New York and Boston]: Fisher & Brother, [ca. 1840's]. Read More about Cinderella; or, the Little Glass Slipper
New York: Charles S. Francis; Boston: Joseph H. Francis, 1841. With the contemporary booklabel of J. T. Burnton, Bookseller & Stationer, 189 1/2 Hudson St., New York. Read More about True Stories, from Ancient History…by a Mother
New York: Robert Carter & Brothers, 1881. The life and challenges of a nineteenth-century child seen from a needle's point of view. The needle relating the story of its life and the children of its house. Read More about The Story of a Needle. By A. L[ady]. O[f]. E[ngland
Dublin: Printed by Napper and White, 1826. Early edition. An attempt to give advice and helpful hints to children in an enjoyable manner. The author, apparently Irish, uses the hearth of the Irish peasantry as the location of these conversations. Read More about The Cottage Fire-side
Boston: Leonard C. Bowles, 1830. Read More about Cousin Elizabeth. By the author of “A Visit to the Sea-Side”
London: Published by James Nisbet, Select Circulating Library [Printed by J. Teulon], 1826. Second edition. Read More about George Wilson and his Friend or, Godliness is Profitable for All Things, By the Author of...
Boston: William Crosby and Co, 1841. With Hand-Colored plates. Read More about Interesting Stories for Young Children
Philadelphia, Boston and Baltimore: Fisher & Brother, [ca. 1840's]. The publiser's advertisement on the back wrapper describes themselves as “Publishers of Juvenile Works, Plain and Colored Toy Books, Primers, Song-Books, Comic and Plain Almanacs, Valentines, Valentine-Writers, Colored Prints, Plays, Operas and Farces, Converstion, Age, Fortune-Telling, Marii Cards &c”..... Read More about Life and Death of Cock Robin
New York: Robert Carter and Brothers, 580 Broadway, 1877. A young boy and his mother chose poverty to escape his gambling, drinking forger of a father. Sofie, a small girl was tricked and forced into the life of a thief. Mat and Sofie met and through various adventures were rescued... Read More about Mat and Sofie
Concord, NH: Rufus Merrill & Co, 1843. Read More about My Little Song Book
New York: American Tract Society, [co. 1873]. A collection of twenty-two one-page stories each with a full-page illustration on the facing page. Read More about My Pet’s Picture Book
Philadelphia and Baltimore: Fisther & Brother, [ca. 1840's]. Read More about Pictures and Stories For a Good Boy
N. P: [ca. 1810]. A book of riddles, cuts with the printed verse below for "A Ship; Robin Red Breast; A Tree; A Windmill; A Squirrel; A Watch; A Cock; An Owl; The Letter M; A Cork Screw; A Pair of Bellows; A Grass-hopper; Fore and Hind wheel of a.... Read More about The Puzzling Cap
New Haven: Sidney's Press for John Babcock and Son, New Haven and S. Babcock and Co. 329 King-St. Charleston, S.C, 1823. Read More about Simple Truths, for the Amusement and Instruction of Children at an Early Age
[London: Printed by William Macintosh], ca. 1850. A children's story of how work, faith, kindness and patience brings reward. Read More about The Spring Bouquet
New York: The Pierpont Morgan Library, (1975). First Edition. Read More about Early Children's Books and Their illustrations. Text by Gerald Gottlieb. Essay by J.H. Plumb