|Title||The Nursery: a monthly magazine for youngest readers (cover) |
|Publisher||Nursery Publishing Company|
|Publisher Location||United States--Massachusetts--Boston |
|Publication Date||1877 |
|Image Production Process||Relief prints--wood engravings|
|Notes||Illustrated with uncolored wood engravings.|
Stories, verses, and songs intended for children. Contents includes such titles as "A Day at the Beach", "The Lazy Shepard", The Spider and her Family", Eighth Lesson in Astronomy", " A Naughty Baby" and "Amy and Robert in China".
Printed in introductory remarks: "Its pages furnish just a variety as is best fitted to the wants of children from infancy up to the age of twelve years. In schools it is found to answer admirably as a first-Reader; and in remote districts where there are no schools, it takes the place of a teacher; for thousands of children have been taught to read by "The Nursery" alone".
This bound volume contains vol. 21 (1) to vol. 22 (1).
The cover depicts a group of children reading a book.
|Contextual Notes||The Nursery was published from 1867 until 1881 when it merged into Our Little Ones and the Nursery. |
|Subjects (LCSH)||Children's periodicals, American |
|Digital Collection||Children's Historical Literature Collection |
|Digital ID Number||CHL0639 |
|Repository||University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections Division |
|Repository Collection||Children's Historical Literature Collection |
|Physical Description||2 v. in 1 (188, 188 p.): illustrated; 20 x 15 cm. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from original book at 400-600 dpi in TIFF format using a ScanMaker 6800, resized and enhanced using Adobe Photoshop, and imported as JPEG2000 using Contentdm's software JPEG2000 Extension. 2008. |
|Exhibit Checklist||Exhibit checklist 14.11 |