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|Material Type:||Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Berquin, M.; Robert William Buss; George B Ellis
|Notes:||Reissue, under cancel title page, of: The children's friend. Translated from the French of M. Berquin. Vol. III. Newburyport: John Mycall for William P. Blake, [1793?] (Evans 25163; Welch, D.A. Amer. children's books, 71.3); Vol. IV. Boston: Thomas Hall for William P. Blake, 1795 (not in Evans; Welch 71.7).
Date of reissue suggested by typography of title page and style of binding. The printer of the intaglio frontispiece plate was active in Philadelphia from 1833 to 1844.
Errors in paging: p. 233, first count, misnumbered 235; p. 97, 205, 305, 2nd count, misnumbered 95, 105, 285.
In purple cloth: covers ornamented in blind; title stamped in gilt on spine.
Frontispiece plate signed: Canvassing. Painted by R.W. Buss. Engraved by Geo. B. Ellis. Printed by D. Stevens.
|Description:||1 online resource (274, , 6-340,  pages,  leaf of plates) : illustrations|
|Other Titles:||Child's own story book.
Ami des enfans.