First Page of Back Advertisements in Volume 1 of the 1852 George P. Putnam 16th Edition, Version 2

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Choice Books for Family Reading
RECENTLY PUBLISHED BY

GEO. P. PUTNAM, 10 PARK PLACE
Queechy. By author of “ Wide, Wide World.” 2 v. $1 75.

■ The Wide, Wide World. By same author, 2 v., $1 50.

Dollars and Cents. Uniform with the above, $1 50.

KENNEDY. Horse Shoe Robinson. Revis’d ed. clo, $1 50. Swallow Barn. 20 Illustrations, $2.

TUCKERMAN. The Optimist. 2d ed. 12mo., clo., 75 eta. DICKENS. Home and Social Philosophy. 12mo., cl., 40 cts.

The World Here and There. 12mo., cloth, 40 cts.

Home Narratives. 12mo., cloth, 40 cts.

BREMER. Home; or, Family Cares and Joys. Rev’d ed. $ 1.

The Neighbors. Uniform with above. 12mo., cloth, $1.

COOPER, MISS. Rural Hours. New ed. 12mo., clo., $1 25. The Shield. (In press.)

HAYS. Fadette, a Domestic Tale. 2d ed. 12mo., clo., 75 cts. IRVING. Complete Works. Revised ed. 15 vols., 12mo., clo.

— Book of the Hudson. Plates. 12mo., cloth, 50 cts. —— Conquest of Florida. 12mo., cloth, $1 25. GOLDSMITH. Complete Works by Prior. 4 v. 12mo. cl. $5. HEAD. Faggot of French Sticks. 4th cd. 12mo., cloth, $1. HOOD. Up the Rhine. With Cuts. 2 v. 12mo., clo., 80 cts.

—— Whimsicalities. Ditto, do., 12mo., cloth, 40 cts

----- Hood's Own. Ditto, do.. 12mo., cloth, 40 cts

Prose and Verse. 12mo., cloth, SI. Poems, 75 cts

DESHLER Selections from Chaucer’s Works. 63 cts BERANGER. His Lyrics. Translated by W. Young, $1 25.

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Putnam, “First Page of Back Advertisements in Volume 1 of the 1852 George P. Putnam 16th Edition, Version 2,” Wide, Wide World Digital Edition, accessed November 26, 2020, https://widewideworlddigitaledition.siue.edu/items/show/4094.

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This is the first page of back advertisements in volume 1 of the 1852 George P. Putnam 16th edition, version 2. The page begins with the title "Choice Books for Family Reading," in stylistic print. Underneath in smaller font is typed "RECENTLY PUBLISHED BY". Beneath this is "GEO. P. PUTNAM, 10 PARK PLACE" in larger font. A zierrat appears underneath. The books listed are Queechy and The Wide, Wide World, and Dollars and Cents. All are listed as "By the author of "Wide, Wide World.". Kennedy's Horse Shoe Robinson and Swallow Barn, Turkerman's The Optimist, Dickens's Home and Social Philosophy, The World Here and There, and Home Narratives, Bremer's Home; or, Family Cares and Joys, The Neighbors, Miss Cooper's Rural Hours and The Shield. Hays's Fadette, a Domestic Tale, Irving's Complete Works, Book of Hudson, Conquest of Florida. Goldsmith's Complete Works by Prior, Head's Faggot of French Sticks, Hood's Up the Rhine, Whimsicalities, Hood's Own, and Prose and Verse, Deshler's Selections from Chaucer's Works, and Beranger's His Lyrics. 

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Date

1852

Source

Wetherell, Elizabeth [Susan Warner]. The Wide, Wide World. Reprint, 2 vols. 16th ed. New York: George P. Putnam, 1852.

Creator

Putnam

Contributor

Collection of Jessica DeSpain
SIUE IRIS Center

Publisher

The Wide, Wide World Digital Edition

Coverage

10 Park Place, New York

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Identifier

13DES_37_360