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The Resource Slovenly Peter; or, Pleasant stories and funny pictures. : Translated from the German. : [Twelve lines of verse]

Slovenly Peter; or, Pleasant stories and funny pictures. : Translated from the German. : [Twelve lines of verse]

Label
Slovenly Peter; or, Pleasant stories and funny pictures. : Translated from the German. : [Twelve lines of verse]
Title
Slovenly Peter; or, Pleasant stories and funny pictures.
Title remainder
Translated from the German. : [Twelve lines of verse]
Creator
Contributor
Engraver
Illustrator
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
MWA
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Young troublesome or Master Jacky's holidays
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1809-1894
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Hoffmann, Heinrich
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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  • 1809-1894
  • 1809-1894
  • 1809-1894
  • 1809-1894
  • d. 1883
  • 1809-1894
  • 1817-1864
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  • Hoffmann, Heinrich
  • Hoffmann, Heinrich
  • Hoffmann, Heinrich
  • Hoffmann, Heinrich
  • Miller, James
  • Hoffmann, Heinrich
  • Leech, John
  • Baker, William Jay
  • Frere, Thomas
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  • Children's poetry
  • Wit and humor, Juvenile
  • Conduct of life
  • Picture books for children
  • Children's accidents
  • Obedience
  • Christmas
  • Sick children
  • Chimney sweeps
  • Elephants
  • Dreams
  • Play
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Practical jokes
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Slovenly Peter; or, Pleasant stories and funny pictures. : Translated from the German. : [Twelve lines of verse]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • In verse
  • Spine and cover title: Laughter book for little folks
  • Edition statement transposed from head of title page
  • Written and illustrated by Heinrich Hoffmann
  • James Miller published at 647 Broadway from 1868 to at least 1876
  • In purple cloth
  • Wood-engraved illustration, p. 16, 5th count, signed "T. Frere" (i.e., Thomas Frere)
  • "King Nutcracker and Poor Reynold by Heinrich Hoffman [sic], author of 'Slovenly Peter.' Translated from the German."--24 p., second count, with separate title page
  • "The wonderful history of the great sausage, and other funny stories and pictures. From the German."--16 p., third count, with separate title page
  • "Childs [sic] mirror."--16 p., fourth count, with separate title page
  • "Funny leaves for the younger branches by Baron Krakemsides of Burstenoudelafen"--16 p., fifth count, with separate title page
  • "'Young troublesome' or Master Jacky's holidays from the blessed moment of his leaving school to the identical moment of his going back again; showing how there never was such a boy as that boy designed by Leech, and engraved by Baker." Title vignette: How Master Jacky is supposed to have arrived per railway, (grown out of all knowledge.)--24 p., sixth count, with separate title page
Control code
1163339
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
Twelfth thousand.
Extent
16, 24, 16, 16, 16, 24 p.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1163339
  • (OCoLC)ocm82239629
Label
Slovenly Peter; or, Pleasant stories and funny pictures. : Translated from the German. : [Twelve lines of verse]
Publication
Note
  • In verse
  • Spine and cover title: Laughter book for little folks
  • Edition statement transposed from head of title page
  • Written and illustrated by Heinrich Hoffmann
  • James Miller published at 647 Broadway from 1868 to at least 1876
  • In purple cloth
  • Wood-engraved illustration, p. 16, 5th count, signed "T. Frere" (i.e., Thomas Frere)
  • "King Nutcracker and Poor Reynold by Heinrich Hoffman [sic], author of 'Slovenly Peter.' Translated from the German."--24 p., second count, with separate title page
  • "The wonderful history of the great sausage, and other funny stories and pictures. From the German."--16 p., third count, with separate title page
  • "Childs [sic] mirror."--16 p., fourth count, with separate title page
  • "Funny leaves for the younger branches by Baron Krakemsides of Burstenoudelafen"--16 p., fifth count, with separate title page
  • "'Young troublesome' or Master Jacky's holidays from the blessed moment of his leaving school to the identical moment of his going back again; showing how there never was such a boy as that boy designed by Leech, and engraved by Baker." Title vignette: How Master Jacky is supposed to have arrived per railway, (grown out of all knowledge.)--24 p., sixth count, with separate title page
Control code
1163339
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
Twelfth thousand.
Extent
16, 24, 16, 16, 16, 24 p.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1163339
  • (OCoLC)ocm82239629

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