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Pictorial cloth bindings (Binding)
|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Fanny, Aunt, 1822-1894.
Orphan's home mittens; and George's account of the battle of Roanoke Island.
New York, Appleton, 1863
|Material Type:||Fiction, Juvenile audience|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Fanny, Aunt; William H Thwaites; Phineas F Annin; Albert Bobbett; Edward Hooper; Albert H Jocelyn; Elias James Whitney; D. Appleton and Company,
|Notes:||"I dedicate this book to my dear little Lizzie Wainwright, the granddaughter of a faithful and valiant soldier of Christ, the daughter of a loyal and brave naval officer, and the niece of a friend I respect and love."--Page .
By Frances Barrow (i.e., "Aunt Fanny").
Copyright 1862 by Fanny Barrow.
In red cloth.
Wood-engraved plates variously signed by William H. Thwaites, Albert Bobbett and Edward Hooper, Phineas F. Annin, and by Elias J. Whitney and Albert H. Jocelyn.
"The mitten series"--Series title, cover.
Publisher's advertisement,  p. at end.
|Description:||137,  p.,  leaves of plates : ill. ; 18 cm.|
|Contents:||The orphan's home --
The battle of Roanoke Island --
The last of the mittens --
|Responsibility:||By Aunt Fanny, author of the six Nightcap books, etc.|
- Orphans' Home and Asylum of the Protestant Episcopal Church in New York.
- Children's stories.
- Orphanages -- Juvenile fiction.
- New Year -- Juvenile fiction.
- Charity -- Juvenile fiction.
- War stories.
- Roanoke Island (N.C.) -- History -- Capture, 1862.
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
- Women as authors.
- New Year.
- North Carolina -- Roanoke Island.
- United States.