Mother Goose

TitleMother Goose
Publication TypeBook, Metamorphic
Year of Publication1809
First SentenceThe rich old squire, & the poor youth, / Who open this, our play
Date Published1809
PublisherB. Tabart & Co.
Place Published[London], England
Item LocationPrinceton University Cotsen Library
Call NumberEng 18 3219
GenreHarlequinades, Metamorphic pictures
NotesPublished July 1st
Physical Dimensions1 folded sheet; 4 panels; 2 cm
BindingPub. stiff marbled paper wrappers with tan pictorial paper onlays depicting Mother Goose on upper and an African military musician with cymbals, dressed in a European uniform, on lower wrapper; Within later green cloth clamshell box, gilt-stamped on spine
Inscriptions"Mast. Jno. Adams, 5th Class, No. 15. Third Desk"