The Resource The history of the holy Jesus. : Containing a brief and plain account of his birth, life, death, resurrection, and ascension into Heaven, and his coming again at the great and last Day of Judgment. : Being a pleasant and profitable companion for children; : composed on purpose for their use. : Together with a number of innocent songs, (electronic resource)

The history of the holy Jesus. : Containing a brief and plain account of his birth, life, death, resurrection, and ascension into Heaven, and his coming again at the great and last Day of Judgment. : Being a pleasant and profitable companion for children; : composed on purpose for their use. : Together with a number of innocent songs, (electronic resource)

Label
The history of the holy Jesus. : Containing a brief and plain account of his birth, life, death, resurrection, and ascension into Heaven, and his coming again at the great and last Day of Judgment. : Being a pleasant and profitable companion for children; : composed on purpose for their use. : Together with a number of innocent songs
Title
The history of the holy Jesus.
Title remainder
Containing a brief and plain account of his birth, life, death, resurrection, and ascension into Heaven, and his coming again at the great and last Day of Judgment. : Being a pleasant and profitable companion for children; : composed on purpose for their use. : Together with a number of innocent songs
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Additional physical form
Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
MWA
Citation location within source
  • 10561
  • 587.48
  • 319
Citation source
  • Shaw & Shoemaker
  • Welch, d'A.A. Amer. children's books
  • Rosenbach, A.S.W. Children's books
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Lover of their precious souls
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1674-1748
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Watts, Isaac
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jesus Christ
  • Paul
  • Watts, Isaac
  • Children's poetry
  • Picture books for children
  • Bible stories
  • Judgment Day
  • Conduct of life
  • Children
  • Play
  • Sabbath
  • Country life
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The history of the holy Jesus. : Containing a brief and plain account of his birth, life, death, resurrection, and ascension into Heaven, and his coming again at the great and last Day of Judgment. : Being a pleasant and profitable companion for children; : composed on purpose for their use. : Together with a number of innocent songs, (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/shaw/10561
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819
  • In verse. Text interspersed with wood engravings
  • Earlier editions include as part of the title "By a lover of their precious souls."
  • This is actually the third, not the second, Worcester edition; the second was published in 1794. Cf. Welch
  • The frontispiece wood engraving, of a man seated in his library writing, was often used to portray Isaac Watts
  • Pages [1] and [72] are blank
  • "Valuable presents. Thomas & Whipple, booksellers and stationers, at the sign of Johnson's Head, Market Square, Newburyport. Among a great variety of others, keep constantly for sale, the following interesting books for children ..."--advertisement, p. [70-71]
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Contents
History of the holy Jesus -- The child's body of divinity [alphabet rhyme] -- St. Paul's shipwreck -- The cradle hymn [by Isaac Watts] -- Songs for children [without music]
Control code
000341353
Dimensions
14 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Second Worcester edition.
Extent
69, [3] p.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000341353
Label
The history of the holy Jesus. : Containing a brief and plain account of his birth, life, death, resurrection, and ascension into Heaven, and his coming again at the great and last Day of Judgment. : Being a pleasant and profitable companion for children; : composed on purpose for their use. : Together with a number of innocent songs, (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/shaw/10561
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819
  • In verse. Text interspersed with wood engravings
  • Earlier editions include as part of the title "By a lover of their precious souls."
  • This is actually the third, not the second, Worcester edition; the second was published in 1794. Cf. Welch
  • The frontispiece wood engraving, of a man seated in his library writing, was often used to portray Isaac Watts
  • Pages [1] and [72] are blank
  • "Valuable presents. Thomas & Whipple, booksellers and stationers, at the sign of Johnson's Head, Market Square, Newburyport. Among a great variety of others, keep constantly for sale, the following interesting books for children ..."--advertisement, p. [70-71]
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Contents
History of the holy Jesus -- The child's body of divinity [alphabet rhyme] -- St. Paul's shipwreck -- The cradle hymn [by Isaac Watts] -- Songs for children [without music]
Control code
000341353
Dimensions
14 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Second Worcester edition.
Extent
69, [3] p.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000341353

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