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Pictorial views of Massachusetts :for the young.

Collection Type
Books
Variant Title
Pictorial Massachusetts
Originator
Barber, John Warner, 1798-1885.
Brown, Samuel E., d. ca. 1860.
Enos Dorr & Co.
Publication
Worcester [Mass.] : Enos Dorr & Co.
Date
[between 1853 and 1865].
Description
[64] p. : ill. ; 15 cm.
Notes
"Juvenile books published by Enos Dorr & Co., booksellers & publishers, Worcester, Mass."--publisher's advertisement, lower cover.
Enos Dorr & Co. published in Worcester from 1853 to 1865.
In printed boards with cloth spine. Boards printed in red and black ink.
Library and Archives purchase, 2011.
Pages numbered as follows: [5], 12, 15, [1], 16, 19, [1], 20, 23, [1], 24, 27, [1], 28, 31, [1], 32, 35, [1], 36, 39, [1], 40, 43, [1], 44, 47, [1], 48, 51, [1], 52, 55, [1], 56, 59, [1], 60, 63, [1], 64, 67, [1], 68, 71, [2], 75, [1], 76, 79, [1], 80, 83, [1], 84, 87, [1], 88, [1]. Last page blank. Earlier issues of this work incorporated plates into the pagination; this edition retains the page numbering of the earlier issues but incorporates the full-page illustrations into the textual gatherings.
Some wood engravings signed by Samuel E. Brown. Apparently, some of the illustrations were also taken from engravings by John Warner Barber for his Historical collections, being a general collection of interesting facts, traditions, biographical sketches, anecdotes, &c., relating to the history and antiquities of every town in Massachusetts,
GUSN
272371
Call Number
Rare E18.7 .M37 E567
Descriptive terms
Architecture
Battles
City and town life
Description and travel
Generals
History
History Revolution, 1775-1783
Picture books for children
Presidents
Soldiers
Statesmen
Material Type
Juvenile literature.
Places
Massachusetts
United States

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