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|Material Type:||Juvenile audience|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Samuel G Goodrich; Nathaniel Hawthorne; Elizabeth Manning Hawthorne; John B Russell; Devereux; John H Hall; Charles N Parmelee; American Stationers' Company,; Folsom, Wells, and Thurston,
|Notes:||"A few copies of this work with considerable additions, will be published in 2 vols. under the title of Peter Parley's Universal history. It will be executed in very beautiful style."--Verso of title page. According to BAL the two-volume Universal history was actually copyrighted and published earlier than the Common school history.
Spine title: Parley's common school history.
Caption title: Universal history.
Running title: School history.
Paragraphs numbered. Includes questions for study.
Edited by Samuel G. Goodrich. Cf. his Recollections of a lifetime (New York, 1856), v. 2, p. 541. Original text attributed to Nathaniel Hawthorne and Elizabeth Manning Hawthorne in BAL.
Copyright 1837 by S.G. Goodrich.
"Cambridge: stereotyped and printed by Folsom, Wells, and Thurston, printers to the University."--T.p. verso.
Last page blank.
Wood engravings variously signed by John H. Hall and "CNP" (i.e., Charles N. Parmelee?). Some maps signed "Devereux."
|Description:||407,  p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 20 cm.|
|Other Titles:||Parley's common school history.