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ChildhoodSamuel Wood and SonsNew York
Price: 18.00

paper book, possibly missing cover, string sewn in and tied to bind. Childhood is a book of verses with the chapters; Going to School, School, Writing, See-Saw, Repeating, I Spy, and Swinging. The end of the book admonishes children to "repay their tender parents with filial regard and kind offices." 3 1/4" x 2" . possible missing cover, worn , foxing
The Record of my Ancestry containing the Genealogy of the ___ FamilyRe. Frederic W. BaileyWorcester, MA1892
Price: 25.00

69 pp. Black embossed, gilt cover with clear plastic dust jacket, unused genealogy book with two loose pages-one advertisement for the book and a preface by creator, also has 6 loose supplement pages. Genealogy book with cutouts and spaces for documentation and photographs. 12 1/4" x 10"
The Polite Present, or manual of good mannersMunroe and FrancisBoston 1834
Price: 28.00

71 pp. illustrated printed paper cover, hand sewn string binding. Contents include 38 rules for children's behavior (at church, lying, awkward speech, cleanliness, mimicry and waggery, at table, and conversation to name a few). there is a section of eight important cautions like taking God's name in vain, obscene expressions, and of disobedience to parents. Lastly there are ten short exhortations. 4" x 2 1/2". some foxing , inscribed