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Assistant for A. Dodworth’s Pupils

Assistant for A. Dodworth’s Pupils. Dodworth, Allen. New-York, Nesbitt & Co., Printers, 1873.
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The Ball-Room Manual of Contra Dances and Social Cotillons

The Ball-Room Manual of Contra Dances and Social Cotillons, With Remarks On Quadrilles and Spanish Dance, Belfast, Me., H. G. O. Washburn; Boston, G. W. Cottrell, 1863.
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The Book of Trades

The Book of Trades. Philadelphia : Edward W. Miller, 1847.
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Elegantní Tanecník

Elegantní Tanecník / dle Rozlicných Pramenu Upravila Anna Lorenzová. V Trebíci: Nakladatel Jindrich Lorenz, (V Dacicích: Tisk Ant. Kasalého) [189-].
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The History of Insects

History of Insects. New-York: Printed and sold by Samuel Wood, at the Juvenile Book-Store, no. 357, Pearl-Street, 1813.
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[Ivory hornbook] [realia]. [England: s.n., 18--].
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Books designed for small hands and young minds are a relatively recent innovation. Prior to the eighteenth century, the notion that children were anything other than small versions of adults was a foreign concept. Early children’s literature was didactic, full of worldly lessons and moral strictures.  But introducing children to the world of letters and words prompted fascinating objects. The horn book was developed as the device to drill young students in the alphabet. Often a small handheld wooden piece with printed or incised letters and numbers covered by a transparent sheet of horn, the hornbook served as a young child’s simple aid in memorizing the ABCs.

Old King Cole, [Paisley]

Old King Cole, [Paisley]: Gleniffer Press, 1985.
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The Pocket Ball-Room Prompter

The Pocket Ball-Room Prompter, Containing Calls for the Different Changes and Figures to All the Principal Quadrilles, Cotillons, Country Dances and Fancy Dances of the Day ... Howe, Elias, 1820-1895. Boston, O. Ditson & Co., c1886.
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World Turned Upside Down

The World Turned Upside Down, or, No News, and Strange News. York: Printed and sold by J. Kendrew, Colliergate, [1820?].
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