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Lovers in Disguise, Lost Children, Ghosts, Shrews, & More
Illustrated in COLOR
     
(A CHAPBOOK CELEBRATION).   Crawhall, Joseph.  Crawhall's chap-book chaplets. London: The Scolar Press, 1976. Large 4to (29 cm, 11.4"). [8], 27, [5], 21, [3], 25, [3], 30, [6], 27, [5], 20, [8], 15, [5], 48, [4] pp.; col. illus.
$75.00
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Half-a-Dozen Songs & a NICE CUT
 (“AMEN,” says the Bird). The banks o' the Devon.  Glasgow: Pr. for the booksellers, [1840?].  12mo. 8 pp.
$85.00
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A Walk to Remember
American Sunday-School Union.  The Broken bough. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, [between 1827 and 1853?]. 32mo (10.8 cm; 4.25"). 16 pp.; illus.
$45.00
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Susan Knew . . . the Value of What She Learned at the Sunday School”
American Sunday-School Union.  Little Susan and her lamb. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, [between 1827 and 1853]. 32mo (10.5 cm, 4.125"). Frontis.,15 pp.
$45.00

Bothwell Brigg . . .
Battle of Bothwell Brigg; An Old Scotch ballad. Glasgow [Scotland]: Printed for the Booksellers, [1840s]. 12mo. 8 pp.
$50.00
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Go to the Highlands, My Jewel, with Me . . .
The Blaeberry courtship; to which is added, the crook and plaid. Glasgow: Pr. for the booksellers, [1840s]. 12mo. 8 pp.
$40.00
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Bonnie baby Livingstone; To which is added The Twa martyrs' widows. Glasgow [Scotland]: Printed for the Booksellers, [ca. 1840]. 12mo, 8 pages.
$75.00

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Hoop, La?
Bonny Barbara Allan; to which are added, Yarrow braes. The hills of the Highlands. The lassie I lo'e best of a'. Bessie Bell and Mary Gray. O meikle thinks my love.  Edinburgh: Pr. for the booksellers in town & country, 1825. 12mo (15.4 cm, 6"). 8 pp.
$95.00

Some Songs in DIALECTSome Not
Bundle and go; to which are added, Donald and Mary, The wonders, Sweet Kitty o' the Clyde.  Stirling [Scotland]: W. Macnie, [ca. 1825?]. 12mo. 8 pp.
$85.00
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An Old StoryA German Tale for a Scots Audience
Burger, Gottfried August.  The lass of Fair Wone, Or, the parson's daughter betrayed. Glasgow: Pr. for the booksellers, [ca. 1840?]. 12mo. 8 pp.
$35.00
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Live Every Day as if the World Were EndingSCARCE ISSUE
[Campbell, John].   The last week of the world. A vision. London: John Evans, [ca. 1810?]. 8vo (16.7 cm, 6.57"). 8 pp.
$275.00
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Return to Your Homes, Fallen Women
(Cheap Repository).   Onesimus; or, the run-away servant converted. A true story. London: Sold by J. Marshall, R. White, & S. Hazard, [1796]. 12mo (17.7 cm, 6.96"). 16 pp.
$200.00
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Who's Happier?
[drop title] A conference between a king and a Christian,  recommended by the late Mr. S. Medley of Liverpool.  London: Pr. by W. Day, 17, Goswell Street, for L.I. Higham, No. 6, Chiswell Street, n.d. (ca. 1840). 12mo. 4 pp.
$35.00
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I've Been Singing His L E G
[drop-title]  Cork leg songster.  Newcastle-on-Tyne: William R. Walker, [ca. 1860?]. 12mo (16.8 cm, 6.6"). 24 pp.
$75.00
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Victorian-Era PROVINCIAL PRINTING of a
Diverting” KidLit CHAPBOOK
The diverting history of Jumping Joan, and her dog and cat.  Otley [England]: Printed by W. Walker, at the Wharfdale Stanhope Press, [ca. 1850?]. Near miniature (10 cm, 4"). 15, [1 (blank) pp.; illus.
$625.00
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Daughter Jean is theInteresting One
Duke of Gordon's three daughters; To which are added, The Brewer laddie; and The Hero may perish. Glasgow [Scotland]: Printed for the Booksellers, [1840s]. 12mo. 8 pp.
$45.00
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INTEMPERANCE Killed the Tailor
Elegy on Jamie Gemmill, tailor.  [Paisley, Scotland?]: no publisher/printer, [18--]. 12mo (15.5 cm, 6.125"). 8 pp.
$125.00
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Behold, Here's a Ditty, the Truth & No Jest”
[drop-title] The factor's garland.  [U.K.: ca. 1850?]. 16mo (15.2 cm, 6"). 8 pp.
$50.00

A Trio of Tales
The famous history of Valentine & Orson.  Glasgow: Pr. for the booksellers, [1840?]. 12mo. 24 pp.
$50.00
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  Fifty years shepherd, and fifty a king.  The King and west countryman.  The Bundle of wants. Glasgow [Scotland] : Printed for the Booksellers , [18--]. 12mo. 8 pp.
$125.00

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EXCELLENCE is Good . . .
  Five excellent songs The Constant shepherd. / The Wreath. / Welcome summer back again. / The Dainty bit plan. / The Bachelor. Glasgow [Scotland]: Printed for the Booksellers, [18--]. 12mo. 8 pp.
$75.00
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Five “favorites” . . .
  Five favorite songs Kate Kearney. / A Soldier's song. / Patie's wedding. / The Lass of Gowrie. / Young William.  Glasgow [Scotland]: Printed for the Booksellers, [18--]. 12mo. 8 pp.
$85.00
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Five OTHER favorites” . . .
  Five favourite songs.  The Golden glove. / The Answer. / Get up and bar the door. / The Chough and crow. / Now te're far awa', love. Glasgow [Scotland]: Printed for the Booksellers, [18--]. 12mo. 8 pp.
$85.00
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Jim Crow's trip to Greenwich . . .”
  (With a Side Order of Man'splaining)
Five popular songs.  The Exile of Erin. Jim Crow's trip to Greenwich. Braes o' Birniebouzle. My Mither men't my auld breeks. Lash to the helm. Glasgow [Scotland]: Printed for the Booksellers, [1840s]. 12mo. 8 pp.
$85.00
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There's nae luck about the house”
Five Scotch songs.   Somebody. Lassie wi' the lint-white locks. There's nae luck about the house. Hey the bonnie breast knots. John o' Badenyon. Glasgow [Scotland]: Printed for the Booksellers, [1840s]. 12mo. 8 pp.
$55.00
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Scots Dialect Verse
Forbes, William.  The Dominie deposed, with the sequel by William Forbes, A.M. late schoolmaster at Petercoulter. To which is added, Maggy Johnston's elegy.  Glasgow [Scotland] : Printed for the Booksellers, [18––] . 12mo. [24] pp.
$75.00
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Four DIFFERENTExcellent Songs” . . .
Four excellent songs Highland Harry, The Storm, The Boatie Rows, and Bonny Jean.  Glasgow: Pr. for the booksellers, [ca. 1840]. 12mo. 8 pp.
$75.00
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Jack's the Lad . . .
Four excellent songsThe Laird of Cockpen. The Lass of Arranteenie. Mirren Gibb's public house. Jack's the lad.  Glasgow [Scotland]: Printed for the Booksellers, [1840s]. 12mo. 8 pp.
$75.00

One Could Collect CHAPBOOKS
    Featuring GHOSTS
Four favourite songs.  William and Margaret. / Go, Yarrow Flower. / Robin and Anna. / Could a Man Be Secure. Glasgow: Pr. for the booksellers, [ca. 1830?]. 12mo. 8 pp.
$85.00
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AGreat Series of Song Titles . . .
Four favourite comic songs.  Glasgow: Pr. for the booksellers, [ca. 1825?]. 12mo. 8 pp.
$75.00

FOUR WOMEN . . .
  Four songs.   Cherry-Cheeked Patty. Judy O'Flannikin. No Peace about the house. Maggie Lauder.  Glasgow [Scotland]: Printed for the Booksellers, [18––]. 12mo. 8 pp.
$65.00
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Scaring the Bejesus Out of Little German-American Boys & Girls
Die Gefahr in den Strassen. Nebst Einigen andern Erzälungen. Philadelphia: gedruckt bey Jacob Meyer für Johnson und Warner, 1810. 12mo (13.5 cm; 5.375"). 36 pp.
$75.00
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CAT-Master Dick becomes London's Lord Mayor:  Illustrated Scottish Version
(Glasgow Chapbook).  The history of Whittington and his cat. Glasgow: A. Paterson, [ca. 1820]. 16mo (10.3 cm, 4.05"). 16 pp.; illus.
$150.00
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TWA' BALLADS
Glasgow Peggy.  To which is added The favourite ballad of The Drowned lovers.  Glasgow [Scotland]: Printed for the Booksellers, [18--]. 12mo. 8 pp.
$95.00
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Near-Miniature Botany forAmerican Children
[Grout, Jonathan].   About plants. Worcester [MA]: Jonathan Grout, Jr. (pr. by Henry J. Howland), [ca. 1840]. 24mo (10.5 cm, 4.13"). [3]–24, [2] pp.; illus.
[SOLD]
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My daddie looks sulky, my minnie looks sour,
      They frown upon Jamie because he is poor
Harry Bluff.  Logie O'Buchan.  Within a Mile of Edinburgh Town. / Oh! No, We Never Mention Her. / Oh, Say Not Womam's [sic] Love is Bought. / Dearest Maid, My Heart Is Thine. / Meet Me in the Moonlight. / Tell Me Why Men Will Deceive Us.  Glasgow: Pr. for the booksellers, [ca. 1825?]. 12mo. 8 pp.
$95.00

Highland Blood & BeautiesNOT a Good Day for the Scots
The haughs of Crumdel.  Glasgow: Pr. for the booksellers, [1845?]. 12mo. 8 pp.
$45.00
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Treachery! Deception!  BUT in the End — Conjugal Delights!
The history of Donna Eugenia; or, the innocent adulteress.  London: Pr. by Lewis and Ramblin for Langley and Belch, 1807. 16mo (17.6 cm, 6.9"). Col. frontis., [2], [7]–40 pp.
$250.00
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Once Upon a Time”
History of the sleeping beauty in the wood.  Montrose [Scotland]: James Watt, [ca. 1840]. 32mo (11.5 cm, 4.5"). 32 pp.; illus.
$350.00
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NEVER in Childish Hands Cuts Very Well Impressed
The history of Tommy and Harry. York: J. Kendrew, [ca. 1820]. 16mo (10.3 cm, 4.1"). 30, [2] pp.; illus.
$250.00
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A SENSATIONAL TALE by “The Ettrick Shepherd”
[Hogg, James].  The Long pack; or, the robbers discovered; a Scottish story, by the Ettrick Shepherd. Glasgow [Scotland]: Printed for the Booksellers, [18––]. 12mo (15 cm, 6"). 24 pp.
$150.00

Earning for Himself a Character for Courage, Integrity, & Truth”
Home at the haven.  London: Groombridge & Sons [Richard Barrett, Printer], [1860s?]. (14.2 cm; 5.625"). 48 pp., illus.
$75.00
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Including“A Fight for the Breeches”
Hudson, Thomas.  Betsey Baker. Glasgow: J. Neil, 1829. 12mo. 8 pp.
$85.00
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  The Humours of Glasgow fair, and The Comical song of Auld John Paul.  Glasgow [Scotland] : Printed for the Booksellers, [18--] . 12mo. 8 pp.
$85.00

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EIGHT . . .
Hurrah for the bonnets of blue.  Pray goody.  Donald of Dundee.  The Cypress wreath.  I'd be a butterfly.  Oh say not women's love is bought.  He's o'er the hills that I lo'e weel.  The Captive maniac.   Glasgow [Scotland]: Printed for the Booksellers, 1829. 12mo. 8 pp.
$65.00
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Sir John's Company Consisted Only of
Loose & Abandoned Young Gentlemen”
Johnson, Richard.  The foundling; or, the history of Lucius Stanhope. York: Printed by J. Kendrew, [ca. 1825]. 16mo (10 cm, 3.9"). 31, [1] pp.; illus.
$225.00
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Hail us the Jovial Sons of Jove”
The jovial sons of Jove.  Glasgow: Pr. for the booksellers, [1850]. 12mo. 8 pp.
$75.00

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