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TitleThe historical souvenir : and literary cabinet
PublisherPublished for the Proprietor [by H.L. Stevens]
Place of PublicationLondon, England
Date[1840?]
DescriptionThis is a collection of short pieces of fiction, non-fiction, and poems for children. Each has a moral, and is meant to teach the children reading the book, "that the road to happiness is that of virtue" (preface). Of note is a brief introduction to life in Newfoundland entitled, "A sketch of Newfoundland", which begins on p. 336.
SubjectGift books
Youth--Conduct of life
Physical Description348, [1] p., [15] p. of plates : ill.
NoteIllustrated with sixteen fine steel engravings.
Local Call NumberAY 13 H5 1840 Rare
TypeText
Resource TypeBook
FormatImage/jpeg; Application/pdf
Record NumberCNS-B0404
CollectionCentre for Newfoundland Studies -- Digitized Books
RepositoryMemorial University of Newfoundland. Libraries. Centre for Newfoundland Studies
LanguageEng
SourcePaper text held in the Centre for Newfoundland Studies
PDF File(59.34MB) -- http://collections.mun.ca/PDFs/cns/TheHistoricalSouvenir1840.pdf
CONTENTdm file name111237.cpd