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Juvenile Historical Collection

The Juvenile Historical Collection is housed in the Information and Library Science Library at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. The collection of historic children's books consists of materials mainly published between 1839 and 1920. The materials are available for library use only. The purpose of this special collection is to support further research in the history of children's literature as well as the curriculum for children's librarians at the School of Information and Library Science at the University of North Carolina.


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Juvenile Historical Collection
by Hoffmann, E. T. A. (Ernst Theodor Amadeus), 1776-1822; Saint Simon, Mrs., tr
texts
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Juvenile Historical Collection
by Aesop; Townsend, George Fyler, 1814-1900. trl; Weir, Harrison, 1824-1906. ill; George Routledge and Sons. pbl; J. Ogden and Co. prt
texts
eye 7,846
favorite 6
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Date of publication based on binding indicating publication in the 1870's
Topics: Animals, Children, Conduct of life
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Crane, Walter, 1845-1915; Evans, Edmund, 1826-1905
texts
eye 6,835
favorite 30
comment 1
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Juvenile Historical Collection
by Bannerman, Helen, 1862-1946
texts
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favorite 16
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At head of title: The only authorized American edition
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Topics: Sambo (Fictitious character), Children
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Wright, Blanche Fisher, ill
texts
eye 3,984
favorite 10
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Illustrated t.-p. and lining-papers
Topic: Nursery rhymes
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898; Tenniel, John, Sir, 1820-1914
texts
eye 3,943
favorite 5
comment 0
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 3,675
favorite 5
comment 0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Blake, William, 1757-1827; Ellis, Edwin John
texts
eye 3,500
favorite 8
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Juvenile Historical Collection
by Alger, Horatio, 1832-1899
texts
eye 3,378
favorite 0
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Juvenile Historical Collection
by Bradley-Birt, F. B. (Francis Bradley), b. 1874; Tagore, Abanindranath, 1871-1951
texts
eye 3,137
favorite 7
comment 0
Topic: Fairy tales
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Abbott, Jacob, 1803-1879
texts
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1. Pastoral life in Asia -- 2. The Monguls -- 3. Yezonkai Khan -- 4. The First battle -- 5. Vang Khan -- 6. Temujin in Exile -- 7. Rupture with Vang Khan -- 8. Progress of the quarrel -- 9. The Death of Vang Khan -- 10. The Death of Yemuka -- 11. Establishment of the Empire -- 12. Dominions of Genghis Khan -- 13. The Adventures of Prince Kushluk -- 14. Idikut -- 15. The Story of Hujaku -- 16. Conquests in China -- 17. The Sultan Mohammed -- 18. The War with the Sultan -- 19. The Fall of Bokhara...
Topics: Genghis Khan, 1162-1227, Mongols
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 2,987
favorite 2
comment 0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Baum, L. Frank (Lyman Frank), 1856-1919
texts
eye 2,816
favorite 12
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Title-page illustrated in colors
Topic: Santa Claus
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Gordon, Elizabeth, 1866-1922
texts
eye 2,793
favorite 30
comment 1
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Topics: Flowers, Gardens
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Spyri, Johanna, 1827-1901; Smith, Jessie Willcox, 1863-1935
texts
eye 2,764
favorite 10
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A Swiss orphan is heartbroken when she must leave her beloved grandfather and their happy home in the mountains to go to school and to care for an invalid girl in the city
Topics: Mountain life, Grandfathers, Orphans
Topic: Letter writing
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Larned, W. T. (William Trowbridge); Rae, John, 1882-1963
texts
eye 2,600
favorite 15
comment 1
Illustrated t.p. and lining papers in color
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Topic: Indians of North America
Juvenile Historical Collection
texts
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favorite 6
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T.p. within double rules
Topic: Robin Hood (Legendary character) in literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Lamb, Charles, 1775-1834; Lamb, Mary, 1764-1847, joint author; Rhead, Louis, 1857-1926, ill
texts
eye 2,537
favorite 12
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Title within ornamental border
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Topic: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 2,524
favorite 2
comment 0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 2,517
favorite 3
comment 0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
texts
eye 2,517
favorite 6
comment 0
Illustrated t.-p
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 2,426
favorite 3
comment 0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 2,382
favorite 4
comment 0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by White, Gleeson, 1851-1898
texts
eye 2,369
favorite 17
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The Studio winter number, 1897-1898
Topics: Children's literature, Illustrators, Illustrated books
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 2,343
favorite 3
comment 0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888; Alcott, May, 1840-1879; Billings, Hammatt, 1818-1874; Andrew, John, 1815-1875
texts
eye 2,280
favorite 3
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Part 1: 341, [7] p., [4] leaves of plates; part 2: 359, [9] p., [4] leaves of plates
Topics: Families, Young women
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 2,247
favorite 2
comment 0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Werner, Edgar S., d. 1919, comp
texts
eye 2,160
favorite 5
comment 0
Topic: Cats
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888; Alcott, May, 1840-1879; Billings, Hammatt, 1818-1874; Andrew, John, 1815-1875
texts
eye 2,152
favorite 2
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Part 1: 341, [7] p., [4] leaves of plates; part 2: 359, [9] p., [4] leaves of plates
Topics: Families, Young women
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 2,141
favorite 2
comment 0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 2,133
favorite 2
comment 0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 2,123
favorite 3
comment 0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 2,118
favorite 1
comment 0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 2,087
favorite 1
comment 0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 2,077
favorite 3
comment 0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 2,049
favorite 3
comment 0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Quatrelles, 1826-1893; Hood, Tom, 1835-1874, tr; Doré, Gustave, 1832-1883
texts
eye 2,029
favorite 12
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Gilt on all edges
Topic: Charlemagne, Emperor, 742-814
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 2,028
favorite 3
comment 0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,989
favorite 2
comment 0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
texts
eye 1,960
favorite 6
comment 1
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Topic: Animals
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,939
favorite 3
comment 0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Grimm, Wilhelm, 1786-1859; André, R. (Richard), 1834-1907, ill; P. G., ill
texts
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favorite 17
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Frontispiece plate is copyright 1899; no other dates found
Topics: Fairy tales, Fairy tales, Folklore
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
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favorite 4
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,905
favorite 3
comment 0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Grahame, Kenneth, 1859-1932; Barnhart, Nancy, ill
texts
eye 1,895
favorite 3
comment 0
Illustrated t.p. and lining-papers
Topic: Animals
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Potter, Beatrix, 1866-1943
texts
eye 1,883
favorite 11
comment 1
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Animals, Children's stories, English
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,867
favorite 2
comment 0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,863
favorite 2
comment 0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,858
favorite 2
comment 0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,856
favorite 0
comment 0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,831
favorite 3
comment 0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Wiggin, Kate Douglas Smith, 1856-1923; Smith, Nora Archibald, 1859-1934; MacKinstry, E. (Elizabeth)
texts
eye 1,816
favorite 20
comment 0
A collection of Scandanavian, English, French, Spanish, Gaelic, German, Russian, and East Indian fairy tales
Topics: Fairy tales, Fairy tales
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,793
favorite 3
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
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favorite 2
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,783
favorite 2
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,774
favorite 0
comment 0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Perrault, Charles, 1628-1703; Austen, John, ill
texts
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Little Red Riding-Hood.--The fairy.--Blue Beard.--The sleeping beauty.--Puss in boots.--Cinderella.--Riquet with the tuft.--Tom Thumb
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Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,744
favorite 3
comment 0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,723
favorite 3
comment 0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,720
favorite 2
comment 0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Heward, Constance; Pearse, Susan Beatrice
texts
eye 1,697
favorite 5
comment 0
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,673
favorite 1
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Yonge, Charlotte M. (Charlotte Mary), 1823-1901
texts
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favorite 4
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Published later under title: The little duke
Topic: Richard I, Duke of Normandy, ca. 932-996
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,657
favorite 2
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Topic: World history
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Greenaway, Kate, 1846-1901; Evans, Edmund, 1826-1905; Kelling, Lucile, 1894-1990, former owner
texts
eye 1,632
favorite 8
comment 0
Illustrated t.-p. and endpapers in color
Topic: Illustrators
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Jackson, Leroy F. (Leroy Freeman), 1881-1958; Wright, Blanche Fisher, ill
texts
eye 1,629
favorite 13
comment 0
Illustrated lining-papers
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,607
favorite 3
comment 0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,591
favorite 1
comment 0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,588
favorite 1
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"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Andersen, H. C. (Hans Christian), 1805-1875; Dulcken, H. W. (Henry William), 1832-1894
texts
eye 1,583
favorite 5
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Cover title: Andersen's fairy tales, : "What the moon saw [Billedbog uden billeder]": p. 382-416
Topics: Children's literature, American, Sunday school literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
texts
eye 1,538
favorite 1
comment 0
"Conducted by Mary Mapes Dodge."
Topic: Children's literature
Juvenile Historical Collection
by Potter, Beatrix, 1866-1943
texts
eye 1,538
favorite 8
comment 0