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[CHELMSFORD CHAPBOOKS]  BRITISH BIRDS, Old English Cries, etc. Bound volume of 7 children’s chapbooks by  Isaac; Marsden - Hardcover - from The John Bale Books LLC (SKU: DD-Ian)

[CHELMSFORD CHAPBOOKS] BRITISH BIRDS, Old English Cries, etc. Bound volume of 7 children’s chapbooks

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[CHELMSFORD CHAPBOOKS] BRITISH BIRDS, Old English Cries, etc. Bound volume of 7 children’s chapbooks: A collection of 7 chapbooks printed by Isaac Marsden. c. 1810-1820s

by Marsden, Isaac;

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7 CHELMSFORD CHAPBOOKS

Rare Isaac Marsden imprints, c. 1810-1820; Bound by Putnam in full mottled leather, gilt border roll, gilt decorated spine, title label in black morocco, with red silk bookmark. About fine. One booklet has a tide mark at upper edge. (Dates provided by OCLC.)

1. A New Book of Natural History of Various British Birds: For the Amusement of Good Children : Adorned with Cuts. (c. 1815). Chelmsford: Printed and sold by I. Marsden. Pages: 24(1): illustrations (woodcuts), including decorated wrapper. First and last leaves pasted-down to wrappers.

2. The Young Traveller's Delight: Containing the Lives of Several Noted Characters Likely to Amuse All Good Children. Chelmsford: Printed and sold by I. Marsden. (1815); Pages: 23 (1): illustrations. First and last leaves pasted-down to wrappers.

3. Old English Cries, with Attractions to the Notice of Children: In a Set of Pictures Characteristic of the Various Modes Adopted by Itinerant Traders, to Obtain an Honest Livelihood. Chelmsford: Printed and sold by I. Marsden, (1810). Pages: 23 (1): First and last leaves pasted-down to wrappers.

4.The Assembly of Birds: An Instructive Fable for Little Boys and Girls : to Which Is Added, an Amusing Dialogue. Chelmsford: printed and sold by I. Marsden, (1815). Pages: 22 (1 leaf blank) : illustrations, printed wrapper; first page pasted-down to wrapper.

5. Merrythought, Billy. Juvenile Dialogues, or, Recreations for School Boys During Their Leisure Hours at Boarding-School. Chelmsford: Printed and sold by I. Marsden, (1815). Pages: 22 (1 blank leaf); First and last leaves pasted-down to wrappers

6. Occurrences of Master Manley's Journey to the Metropolis: To Which Is Added, The Rhyming Alphabet, or, Tom Thumb's Delight. London: Published by S. Carvalho, 18 West Place, Nelson Street, City Road, (1810). Printed wrapper. [At end: Marsden, Printer, Chelmsford.] Pages 22 (1 blank leaf); First and last leaves pasted-down to wrappers.

7. The History of the Basket Maker: Or, Vanity Reproved, and Industry Rewarded. a Peruvian Tale. Chelmsford: Printed and sold by I. Marsden, (1810). Pages 21 (1), (1 blank leaf) : illustrations; printed wrapper. First and last leaves pasted-down to wrappers.

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The John Bale Books LLC US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
DD-Ian
Title
[CHELMSFORD CHAPBOOKS] BRITISH BIRDS, Old English Cries, etc. Bound volume of 7 children’s chapbooks
Author
Marsden, Isaac;
Book condition
Used
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Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
I. Marsden
Keywords
ABAA-NY, Children’s books, bindings, leather, illustrated
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