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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Goodrich, Samuel G. (Samuel Griswold), 1793-1860.
Peter Parley's tales about Asia.
Boston : Gray & Bowen ; Carter & Hendee, ©1830 (Lancaster : Carter, Andrews, and Company)
|Named Person:||Adoniram Judson; Ann Hasseltine Judson; Adoniram Judson; Ann Hasseltine Judson|
|Material Type:||Juvenile audience, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Samuel G Goodrich; George W Boynton; George Washington Appleton; John H Hall; Alonzo Hartwell; Gray and Bowen.; Carter and Hendee.; Carter, Andrews & Co.
|Notes:||Includes questions for study. Also includes an account of the American missionaries Adoniram and Ann Judson.
Frontispiece map engraved on metal by George Boynton. Textual wood engravings variously signed by Alonzo Hartwell, John H. Hall, and George Washington Appleton.
Pages containing full-page illustrations not numbered; the number of illustrations included appears to vary in different copies.
Date of publication from Checklist of American imprints.
Copyright 1830 by Carter, Hendee and Co. However, the firm appears in Boston city directories in 1834 and 1835 only.
Special Collections copy is bound in plain yellow paper over boards; black leather spine divided into five horizontal registers by single gilt rules; in gilt on second register: "Peter Parley'; in gilt on fourth register: "Asia."; inscription in ink on flyleaf: "E. John Blake, Concord NH, January 11, 1833, Enos J. Blake"; this copy has 20 unnumbered full page illustrations.
|Description:||116 p.,  leaf of plates : ill., map ; 14 cm.|
|Series Title:||Geographical and historical tales for children, 4th vol.|
|Other Titles:||Parley's tales about Asia
Tales about Asia