Joh. Amos Comenii orbis sensualium pictus : hoc est omnium principalium in mundo rerum, et in vita actionum, pictura & nomenclatura = Joh. Amos Comenius's Visible world, or, A nomenclature, and pictures of all the chief things that are in the world, and of men's employments therein : in above 150 cuts (Book, 1810) [WorldCat.org]
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Joh. Amos Comenii orbis sensualium pictus : hoc est omnium principalium in mundo rerum, et in vita actionum, pictura & nomenclatura = Joh. Amos Comenius's Visible world, or, A nomenclature, and pictures of all the chief things that are in the world, and of men's employments therein : in above 150 cuts
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Joh. Amos Comenii orbis sensualium pictus : hoc est omnium principalium in mundo rerum, et in vita actionum, pictura & nomenclatura = Joh. Amos Comenius's Visible world, or, A nomenclature, and pictures of all the chief things that are in the world, and of men's employments therein : in above 150 cuts

Author: Johann Amos Comenius; Charles Hoole; Alexander Anderson
Publisher: New York : Printed and sold by T. & J. Swords, 1810.
Series: Early American imprints., Second series ;, no. 19817.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Primary school : English : 1st AmericanView all editions and formats
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"This famous work, apart from ABC's, might be considered the first picture book for children and marked the beginning of juvenile literature in its own right"--Osborne Collection of early children's books, 1566-1910, page 113 (in note to the 1777 London edition).
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Genre/Form: picture books
Picture books
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Juvenile literature
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Comenius, Johann Amos, 1592-1670.
Joh. Amos Comenii orbis sensualium pictus.
New York : Printed and sold by T. & J. Swords, 1810
(OCoLC)719408292
Online version:
Comenius, Johann Amos, 1592-1670.
Joh. Amos Comenii orbis sensualium pictus.
New-York : Printed and sold by T. & J. Swords, 1810
(OCoLC)719408292
Material Type: Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Johann Amos Comenius; Charles Hoole; Alexander Anderson
OCLC Number: 1030783481
Notes: The engravings are by Anderson.
Includes index.
Description: 213, [4] pages : illustrations ; 18 cm
Series Title: Early American imprints., Second series ;, no. 19817.
Other Titles: Orbis sensualium pictus.
Orbis sensualium pictus, hoc est Omnium principalium in mundo rerum, et in vita actionum, pictura & nomenclatura
Omnium principalium in mundo rerum, et in vita actionum, pictura & nomenclatura
Joh. Amos Comenius's Visible world, or A nomenclature, and pictures of all the chief things that are in the world, and of men's employments therein
Visible world, or A nomenclature, and pictures of all the chief things that are in the world, and of men's employments therein
Nomenclature, and pictures of all the chief things that are in the world, and of men's employments therein
World of things obvious to the senses, drawn in pictures
Responsibility: written by the author in Latin and High Dutch, being one of his last essays, and the most suitable to children's capacities of any he has hitherto made ; translated into English by Charles Hoole ; for the use of young Latin scholars.

Abstract:

"This famous work, apart from ABC's, might be considered the first picture book for children and marked the beginning of juvenile literature in its own right"--Osborne Collection of early children's books, 1566-1910, page 113 (in note to the 1777 London edition).

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