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Publication: Famous Stories Every Child Should Know

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  • Publication: Famous Stories Every Child Should KnowPublication Record # 737333
  • Editor: Hamilton Wright Mabie
  • Date: 1937-00-00
  • Publisher: Doubleday, Doran
  • Pub. Series: What Every Child Should Know Library
  • Price: $1.08
  • Pages: 300
  • Format:
    hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
  • Type: ANTHOLOGY
  • Notes: Published for the 1937 Christmas gift season What Every Child Should Know Library (set of six; later as 1st series) Price $1.08 represents $6.50 for the set, or $1 monthly for seven months. --advertisement by The Parents' Institute, Inc., Parents' Magazine 1937-12 p115: "gay red cloth with a picture in full color inlaid on the front cover; colored frontispiece, t.p., decorative endpapers" Some data are from Project Gutenberg Ebook #16247 (see at ISFDB). This is the source edition for Gutenberg #16247, which contains images of the frontispiece and title page, as well as transcripts of the title leaf (two pages). No date. Title page (quote): Published by 'Doubleday, Doran and Co., for The Parents' Institute, Inc. Publisher's of "The Parents' Magazine"' T.p. verso (quote): Copyright, 1907, by Doubleday, Page & Company Fiction contents listed below (7 of 11 in the anthology) are those in the database as contents of other publications (September 2019). Cover image is from Amazon.com product page ASIN B07GVNT6HN as of 2019-10-21, as that of a 2018 Kindle Edition --probably from the Gutenberg ebook in turn. This matches the known undated title page viewed at HathiTrust or Project Gutenberg.
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Anthology Title: Famous Stories Every Child Should Know • juvenile • (1907) • anthology by Hamilton Wright Mabie

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