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McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection

The McGill Library's Chapbook Collection contains over nine hundred British and American chapbooks published in the 18th and 19th centuries. This digital collection was created by identifying and digitizing volumes from the The Sheila R. Bourke Collection of Children's Literature, the Children's Books Collection and the main McGill Library Rare Books and Special Collection. As new titles are acquired and added to the collection they will be digitized and added to our digital collection http://d...



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by Crane, Walter, 1845-1915; Evans, Edmund, 1826-1905; Martin, Sarah Catherine, 1768-1826. Old Mother Hubbard; Crane, Walter, 1845-1915. Absurd ABC
texts
eye 2,533
favorite 51
comment 0
4 volumes in 1 (8; 8; 8; [8]) leaves : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Topics: Nursery rhymes., Illustrated children's books., Fairy tales., Cats -- Juvenile poetry., Dogs --...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Sherwood,Mrs.(Mary Martha),1775-1851; F. Houlston and Son.prt
texts
eye 504
favorite 1
comment 0
31, [1] p. : ill. (wood-engravings) ; 11 x 7 cm.
Topics: Altruism -- Juvenile literature., Cats -- Juvenile literature., Humane education -- Juvenile...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Nicholson, Isaac,1789-1848; Bewick, Thomas,1753-1828; Buffon, Georges Louis Leclerc,comte de,1707-1788; Davison, William,1780-1858,printer
texts
eye 613
favorite 7
comment 0
36 p. : ill. (woodcuts) ; 14 cm.
Topics: Zoology -- Pictorial works., Reptiles -- Juvenile literature., Insects -- Juvenile literature.,...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Goode, Thomas.pbl
texts
eye 876
favorite 3
comment 0
[12] p. : ill. ; 18 x 11 cm.
Topics: Dream interpretation., Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- England -- London -- 19th century,...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Bewick, Thomas,1753-1828; Nicholson, Isaac,1789-1848; Buffon, Georges Louis Leclerc,comte de,1707-1788; Davison, William,1780-1858,printer
texts
eye 464
favorite 8
comment 0
36 p. : ill. (woodcuts) ; 14 cm.
Topics: Zoology -- Pictorial works., Mammals -- Juvenile literature., Natural history -- Juvenile...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
texts
eye 584
favorite 4
comment 0
23 p. : ill. ; 16 cm.
Topics: Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- England -- London -- 19th century, McGill University Library...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Merrill, Rufus,1803-1891,publisher
texts
eye 305
favorite 3
comment 0
8 p. : ill. ; 89 x 56 mm.
Topics: Birds -- Juvenile literature., Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- New Hampshire -- Concord --...
8 p. : ill. ; 17 x 11 cm.
Topics: Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- England -- London -- 19th century, McGill University Library...
1 v. : col. ill. ; 18 cm.
Topics: Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- England -- London -- 19th century, McGill University Library...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Hurd & Houghton,publisher
texts
eye 768
favorite 10
comment 0
[12] p. : col. ill. ; 18 x 13 cm.
Topics: Nonsense verses., Juvenile literature -- New York (State) -- New York -- 1864 ., Nonsense verse --...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Marks, John Lewis.pbl
texts
eye 801
favorite 1
comment 0
[8] p. : ill. ; 14 x 11 cm.
Topics: Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- England -- London -- 19th century, McGill Library's Chapbook...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Henry Mozley and sons,
texts
eye 327
favorite 4
comment 0
11 p. : ill. ; 11 x 7 cm.
Topics: Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- England -- Derby -- 19th century, McGill Library's Chapbook...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Bewick, Thomas,1753-1828; Davison, William,1780-1858,printer
texts
eye 503
favorite 6
comment 0
36 p. : ill. ; 14 x 9 cm.
Topics: Birds -- Great Britain., Animals in art., Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- England -- Alnwick...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Methodist Episcopal Church.Sunday School Union,publisher
texts
eye 191
favorite 0
comment 0
24 p. : ill. ; 66 x 57 mm.
Topics: Children's stories, Sunday school literature., Chapbooks -- Specimens., Juvenile literature --...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Dean & Son
texts
eye 295
favorite 1
comment 0
8 p. : ill. ; 12 x 8 cm.
Topics: Conversion -- Fiction., Christian life -- Fiction., Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- England...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Sands, Benjamin; Anderson, H.(Hugh),1782-1866,publisher; Anderson, H.(Hugh),1782-1866,engraver
texts
eye 584
favorite 14
comment 0
1 folded sheet ([8] p.) : col. ill. ; 16 x 11 cm.
Topics: Children's poetry, Toy and movable books., Bible stories -- Juvenile poetry., Lion -- Juvenile...
31, [1] p. : ill. ; 93 x 65 mm.
Topics: Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- England -- York -- 19th century, McGill University Library...
14 p. : ill. ; 11 x 6 cm.
Topics: Conduct of life -- Juvenile literature., Pride and vanity -- Juvenile literature., Chapbooks --...
12 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.
Topics: Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- England -- Devonport -- 19th century, McGill University...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Turpin, Richard,1706-1739,defendant; Rhodes family,former owner
texts
eye 754
favorite 2
comment 0
8 p. : ill. ; 18 x 11 cm.
Topics: Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- England -- Devonport -- 19th century, McGill University...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by William Walker & Sons.pbl
texts
eye 347
favorite 2
comment 0
[8] p. : ill. (some col.) ; 18 x 11 cm.
Topics: Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- England -- London -- 19th century, McGill University Library...
8 p., [12] leaves : col. ill. ; 19 x 12 cm.
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Topics: Readers (Primary), Chapbooks -- Specimens., Primers (Instructional books), Alphabet rhymes.,...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
texts
eye 374
favorite 7
comment 0
16 p. ; 18 x 12 cm.
Topics: Christian life., Slave trade -- Sierra Leone., Temne (African people) -- Kings and rulers --...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Wordsworth, William,1770-1850; J. T. Ward and Co.pbl
texts
eye 938
favorite 3
comment 0
12 p. ; 13 x 8 cm.
Topics: Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- England -- London -- 19th century, McGill University Library...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Babcock, Sidney,1797?-1884.publisher; Hogan, Francis Joseph,1877-1944,donor.DLC
texts
eye 230
favorite 1
comment 0
16 p. : ill. ; 11 cm.
Topics: Manufacturing processes -- Juvenile literature., Juvenile literature -- 1843., Chapbooks --...
McGill University Library
by Taylor, Ann,1782-1866; Bishop & Co. (London, England),printer
texts
eye 998
favorite 1
comment 0
1 sheet (8 p.) :ill. (1 col.) ;13 x 39 cm. folded to 13 x 10 cm.
Topics: Mothers -- Juvenile poetry., Mother and child -- Juvenile poetry., Chapbooks, English -- Specimens,...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Dean & Son
texts
eye 198
favorite 0
comment 0
8 p. : ill. ; 12 x 8 cm.
Topics: Conduct of life -- Juvenile fiction., Honesty -- Juvenile fiction., Sin -- Juvenile fiction., Poor...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Dean & Son
texts
eye 178
favorite 0
comment 0
[8] p. : ill. ; 12 x 8 cm.
Topics: Christian life -- Juvenile fiction., Tiger -- Juvenile fiction., Children -- Death -- Juvenile...
[12] p. : ill. ; 18 x 11 cm.
Topics: Chapbooks -- Specimens., Dream interpretation., Chapbooks -- England -- London -- 19th century,...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Perrault, Charles,1628-1703.
texts
eye 691
favorite 2
comment 0
12 p. : ill. ; 15 x 10 cm.
Topics: Fairy tales., Cats -- Juvenile fiction., Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- Scotland --...
[4], 7-18 p. : ill. ; 12 x 8 cm.
Topics: Trials (Murder) -- Juvenile fiction., Animals -- Juvenile fiction., Animal welfare -- Juvenile...
12 p. : ill. ; 19 x 12 cm.
Topics: Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- England -- London -- 19th century, McGill University Library...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by More, Hannah,1745-1833; Hatchard, John,1768-1849.prt; Hazard, Samuel,d. 1806.prt; Howard & Evans.prt
texts
eye 249
favorite 0
comment 0
16 p. ; 18 x 12 cm.
Topics: Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- England -- London -- 19th century, McGill University Library...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
texts
eye 644
favorite 10
comment 0
14, [2] p. : ill. (woodcuts) ; 10 x 7 cm.
Topics: Riddles, Juvenile, Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- England -- Birmingham -- 19th century,...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Dean & Son
texts
eye 195
favorite 1
comment 0
8 p. : ill. ; 12 x 8 cm.
Topics: Courtesy -- Juvenile fiction., Nobility -- England -- Juvenile fiction., Christian life -- Juvenile...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Barritt, William,b. ca. 1822; Kiggins & Kellogg
texts
eye 224
favorite 2
comment 0
8 p. : ill. ; 8 x 5 cm.
Topics: Seafaring life -- Juvenile literature., Ships, Wooden -- Juvenile literature., Chapbooks --...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Marks, John Lewis.pbl
texts
eye 153
favorite 1
comment 0
[8] p. : ill. ; 14 x 11 cm.
Topics: Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- England -- London -- 19th century, McGill University Library...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Religious Tract Society (Great Britain)
texts
eye 281
favorite 0
comment 0
8 p. : ill. ; 91 x 64 mm.
Topics: Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- England -- London -- 19th century, Christian literature --...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Parnell, Thomas,1679-1718; Goldsmith, Oliver,1730?-1774.Traveller; O'Keefe, Adelaide,1776-1855?Prejudice
texts
eye 127
favorite 1
comment 0
48 p.
Topics: Children's poetry, English, Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- New York (State) -- New York --...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
texts
eye 1,451
favorite 16
comment 0
[12] p. : ill. ; 19 x 11 cm.
Topics: Chapbooks -- Specimens., Fortune-telling., Chapbooks -- England -- London -- 19th century, McGill...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Dean & Son
texts
eye 398
favorite 1
comment 0
8 p. : ill. ; 12 x 8 cm.
Topics: Drawing -- Study and teaching -- Juvenile fiction., Conduct of life -- Juvenile fiction., Christian...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by H. H.,engraver; Barritt, William,b. ca. 1822,engraver; Houseworth, Mortimer,b. ca. 1822,engraver; Howland, William,engraver; Lossing, Benson John,1813-1891,engraver; Kiggins & Kellogg,publisher
texts
eye 208
favorite 0
comment 0
16 p. : ill. (wood engravings) ; 95 mm.
Topics: Children's poetry, Readers (Primary), Chapbooks, American., Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks --...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Rhodes family,former owner
texts
eye 414
favorite 3
comment 0
8 p. : ill. ; 18 x 11 cm.
Topics: Brigands and robbers -- Great Britain -- Biography -- Juvenile literature., Chapbooks --...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Brydone, James,fl. 1836-1893,printer
texts
eye 174
favorite 2
comment 0
23 p. ; 17 x 10 cm.
Topics: Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- Scotland -- Edinburgh -- 19th century, McGill University...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Rhodes family,former owner; Evans, John Edward.prt; Nisbet, James,1785-1854; J. Hatchard and Son.prt
texts
eye 127
favorite 2
comment 0
12 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.
Topics: Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- England -- London -- 19th century, McGill University Library...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Marks, John Lewis.pbl
texts
eye 475
favorite 4
comment 0
[8] p. : ill. (woodcuts) ; 14 x 11 cm.
Topics: Nursery rhymes., Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- England -- London -- 19th century, McGill...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Bishop, James,19th cent; Dean & Munday.pbl; A.K. Newman & Co.pbl
texts
eye 287
favorite 2
comment 0
32 p. : 6 col. ill. ; 14 x 11 cm.
Topics: Seasons -- Juvenile literature., Natural history -- Juvenile literature., Chapbooks -- Specimens.,...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Bewick, Thomas,1753-1828; Davison, William,1780-1858,printer
texts
eye 349
favorite 5
comment 0
36 p. : ill. ; 14 x 9 cm.
Topics: Mammals -- Great Britain., Animals in art., Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- England --...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Groombridge and Sons, Paternoster Row,
texts
eye 340
favorite 1
comment 0
48 p. : ill. ; 12 x 8 cm.
Topics: Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- England -- London -- 19th century, McGill University Library...
40 p., [1] folded leaf of plates : col. ill. ; 15 cm.
Topics: Sindbad the Sailor (Legendary character) -- Juvenile fiction., Seafaring life -- Juvenile fiction.,...
McGill University Library
by Johnstone, E.,printer
texts
eye 108
favorite 0
comment 0
8 p. ;17 cm.
Topics: Songs, Scots -- Texts., Chapbooks, Scottish -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks.,...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Dorset, Catherine Ann Turner,1750?-1817?; Springsguth, Samuel; Mulready, William,1786-1863; Dorset, Catherine Ann Turner,1750?-1817?Peacock at home
texts
eye 242
favorite 8
comment 0
16 p., [6] leaves of plates : ill. ; 13 cm.
Topics: Animals -- Juvenile poetry., Poems., Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- England -- London --...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
texts
eye 552
favorite 7
comment 0
8 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 17 x 11 cm.
Topics: Robin Hood (Legendary character), Folklore -- England., Chapbooks, English -- Specimens., Chapbooks...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by More, Hannah,1745-1833
texts
eye 127
favorite 0
comment 0
22, [2] p. : ill. ; 18 cm.
Topics: Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- Ireland -- Dublin -- 18th century, McGill University Library...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Park, Archibald Alexander.pbl
texts
eye 204
favorite 5
comment 0
[4] leaves : ill. (some col.) ; 24 x 15 cm.
Topics: Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- England -- London -- 19th century, McGill University Library...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Howland, S. A.(Southworth Allen),1800-1882,publisher; Howland, Henry J.(Henry Jenkins),1810-1897,printer
texts
eye 273
favorite 6
comment 0
16 p. : ill. ; 93 x 81 mm.
Topics: Children -- Conduct of life., Children -- Books and reading., Christian education of children.,...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Bailey & Noyes.printer
texts
eye 386
favorite 7
comment 0
15, [1] p. : ill. ; 94 mm.
Topics: Insects -- Juvenile literature., Chapbooks -- Maine -- Portland -- 19th century., Alphabets...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Bewick, Thomas,1753-1828; Davison, William,1780-1858,printer
texts
eye 447
favorite 2
comment 0
36 p. : ill. ; 14 x 9 cm.
Topics: Fishes -- Pictorial works., Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- England -- Alnwick -- 19th...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Buckley, Theodore Alois,1825-1856; Hine, Henry George,1811-1895
texts
eye 287
favorite 0
comment 0
121 p. : ill. ; 13 cm.
Topics: McGill University Library Digitized Title, McGill Library's Chapbook Collection
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Rusher, John Golby,1784-1877.pbl; Lee, John,d. 1804.egr; Craig, W. M.(William Marshall),ca. 1765-ca. 1834.ill
texts
eye 511
favorite 14
comment 0
15, [1] p. : ill. (wood engravings) ; 10 x 7 cm.
Topics: Giants -- Folklore., Giants -- Juvenile literature., Fairy tales -- England -- 19th century,...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Bishop & Co. (London, England)
texts
eye 289
favorite 2
comment 0
7 p. : ill. (1 col.) ; 13 x 10 cm.
Topics: Nursery rhymes., Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- England -- London -- 19th century, McGill...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Bailey & Noyes,
texts
eye 380
favorite 3
comment 0
16 p. : ill. ; 10 cm.
Topics: Riddles., Chapbooks., Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- Maine -- Portland -- 19th century,...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Brown, Hugh Hale,1792-1863,printer
texts
eye 244
favorite 3
comment 0
16 p. : ill. (woodcuts) ; 10 x 7 cm.
Topics: Bees., Chapbooks -- Specimens., Juvenile literature -- 1831., Chapbooks -- Rhode Island --...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Chatelain, Clara de,1807-1876
texts
eye 311
favorite 5
comment 0
[16] p. : ill. ; 12 x 10 cm.
Topics: Nursery rhymes., Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- England -- London -- 19th century, McGill...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Kendrew, James
texts
eye 445
favorite 1
comment 0
16 p. : ill. ; 96 mm.
Topics: Chapbooks, English -- Juvenile literature., Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- England -- York...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Markham, William; Yorkshire J.S. Publishing & Stationery Co.publisher; Dean & Son
texts
eye 177
favorite 2
comment 0
[12] p. : ill. ; 19 x 11 cm.
Topics: Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- England -- London -- 19th century, McGill University Library...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Dean & Son
texts
eye 230
favorite 2
comment 0
[8] p. : ill. ; 12 x 8 cm.
Topics: Christian life -- Juvenile fiction., Tiger -- Juvenile fiction., Children -- Death -- Juvenile...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Dean & Son
texts
eye 212
favorite 2
comment 0
8 p. : ill. ; 12 x 8 cm.
Topics: Missionaries -- Africa -- Juvenile literature., Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- England --...
[12] p. : ill. ; 14 x 9 cm.
Topics: Birds -- Juvenile poetry., Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- England -- London -- 19th century,...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Methodist Episcopal Church.Sunday School Union.pbl
texts
eye 191
favorite 1
comment 0
24 p. : ill. ; 65 x 57 mm.
Topics: Sunday school literature., Orphanages -- Juvenile fiction., Seafaring life -- Juvenile fiction.,...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Yorkshire J.S. Publishing and Stationery Co. Limited,
texts
eye 454
favorite 3
comment 0
11 p. : ill. ; 17 x 11 cm.
Topics: Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- England -- Otley (West Yorkshire) -- 19th century, McGill...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Printed for the Booksellers ;
texts
eye 701
favorite 4
comment 0
8p. : ill. (some col.) ; 18 cm.
Topics: Children's poetry, Nursery rhymes, Nonsense verse, Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- England --...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by Lee, John,d. 1804.egr; Marshall, John,printer.prt; White, R.prt; Hazard, Samuel,d. 1806.prt
texts
eye 134
favorite 3
comment 0
35, [1] p. : ill. (woodcuts) ; 17 x 10 cm. (12 mo.)
Topics: Christian life -- Early works to 1800., Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- England -- London --...
8 p. : ill. ; 12 x 8 cm.
Topics: Children -- Religious life -- Juvenile fiction., Christian life -- Juvenile fiction., Chapbooks --...
McGill Library’s Chapbook Collection
by A. Guthrie,
texts
eye 356
favorite 1
comment 0
16 p. : ill. ; 15 x 10 cm.
Topics: Aladdin (Legendary character), Chapbooks -- Specimens., Chapbooks -- Scotland -- Ardrossan -- 19th...