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The penny histories: a study of chapbooks for young readers over two centuries by Victor E. Neuburg

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Published by Oxford U.P. in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Great Britain

Subjects:

  • Children"s literature, English -- History and criticism,
  • Children -- Books and reading -- Great Britain -- History,
  • Children"s literature, English,
  • Chapbooks, English -- Facsimiles

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 208-220.

Statement[by] Victor E. Neuburg; illustrated with facsimiles of seven chapbooks.
SeriesThe Juvenile library
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR972 .N4
The Physical Object
Pagination[7], 227 p.
Number of Pages227
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5646557M
LC Control Number68081655

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The penny histories: a study of chapbooks for young readers over two centuries (illustrated with facsimiles of seven chapbooks. [S.l.: s.n.] Neuburg, Victor E. (). Chapbooks: a bibliography of references to English and American chapbook literature of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. [S.l.: s.n.] Neuburg, Victor E. (). In this groundbreaking and wide-ranging study, Teresa Michals explores why some books originally written for a mixed-age audience, such as Daniel Defoe's Robinson Crusoe, eventually became children's literature, while others, such as Samuel Richardson's Pamela, became adult by: 9. The tradition of chapbooks arose in the 16th century, as soon as printed books became affordable, and rose to its height during the 17th and 18th centuries. Many different kinds of ephemera and popular or folk literature were published as chapbooks, such as almanacs, children's literature, folk tales, ballads, nursery rhymes, pamphlets, poetry. “’The Old Classics of the Nursery,’” In The Penny Histories: A Study of Chapbooks for Young Readers over Two Centuries. New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., , pp.