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Uncle Humphrey's tales of wonder & delight : for boys and girls

Author: Jacob Abbott; Henry Clarke Wright
Publisher: London : Thomas Holmes, [1858?]
Series: Nineteenth Century Collections Online: Children's Literature and Childhood.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Children's stories encouraging honesty, obedience, and kindness and discouraging selfishness and avarice.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Early works to 1800 Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jacob Abbott; Henry Clarke Wright
OCLC Number: 905325173
Notes: Includes Jacob Abbott's "The steeple trap" and H.C. Wright's "A kiss for a blow."
Many stories written in dialogues.
Reproduction of the original from the Baldwin Library of Historical Children's Literature, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida.
Description: 1 online resource (iv, 284 pages, 9 unnumbered leaves of plates) : illustrations.
Series Title: Nineteenth Century Collections Online: Children's Literature and Childhood.
Other Titles: Uncle Humphrey's tales of wonder and delight
Responsibility: illustrated with fine engravings.

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Children's stories encouraging honesty, obedience, and kindness and discouraging selfishness and avarice.

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