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|Material Type:||Juvenile audience|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Marcius Willson; Joseph D Bedford; Thomas B Smith; John Vanderlyn; John Halpin; Edward Bookhout; James H Richardson; Benson John Lossing; Samuel F Baker; William Jay Baker
|Notes:||"Willson's juvenile American history."--Wood-engraved title page, p. [ii].
Paragraphs numbered. Includes questions for study.
Copyright 1847 by Marcius Willson.
"Stereotyped by Thomas B. Smith, 216 William Street, New York. J.D. Bedford, printer, 138 Fulton Street."--Title page verso.
Pagination does not include an illustrated leaf following p. 14. Leaf is conjugate with textual gathering.
Wood-engraved title page, p. [ii], signed "J. Halpin del. Bookhout sc." Wood engraving of "The Landing of Columbus," leaf following p. l4, is taken from a painting by John Vanderlyn.
Wood-engraved illustrations variously signed by "Richardson," Benson John Lossing, and "S.F. Baker Bro. N.Y."
"Wilson's [sic] historical series"--Series title and list, publisher's advertisement, lower cover. "The following little work is the first of a series of three books on the subject of American history, by the same author, all of which are now completed."--introduction, p. [v], first count.
|Description:||vi, , iv-vi, , 8-160 p.,  leaf : ill., maps ; 16 cm.|
|Other Titles:||Willson's juvenile American history.|
|Responsibility:||By Marcius Willson, author of History of the United States, American history, Comprehensive chart of American history, etc.|