Front Cover
 Title Page
 Illustrated Gift Book
 Back Matter

Group Title: The illustrated gift book : : Alphabet of animals, Aunt Effie's rhymes, Hand shadows on the wall, Watts' Divine songs
Title: The illustrated gift book
Full Citation
Permanent Link: http://ufdc.ufl.edu/UF00016244/00001
 Material Information
Title: The illustrated gift book Alphabet of animals, Aunt Effie's rhymes, Hand shadows on the wall, Watts' Divine songs
Alternate Title: Aunt Effie's rhymes
Hand shadows on the wall
Physical Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 19 cm.
Language: English
Creator: Ashmead, Duffield ( Publisher )
Bennett, Charles H ( Charles Henry ), 1829-1867
Watts, Isaac, 1674-1748
Publisher: Duffield Ashmead
Place of Publication: Philadelphia
Publication Date: 1868
Subject: Animals -- Juvenile poetry   ( lcsh )
Children's poetry   ( lcsh )
Children's poetry -- 1868   ( lcsh )
Alphabet rhymes -- 1868   ( rbgenr )
Hand-colored illustrations -- 1868   ( local )
Bldn -- 1868
Genre: Children's poetry   ( lcsh )
Alphabet rhymes   ( rbgenr )
Hand-colored illustrations   ( local )
poetry   ( marcgt )
Spatial Coverage: United States -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia
Statement of Responsibility: with ninety illustrations.
General Note: Illustrations are hand-colored.
General Note: Added t.p. of "Alphabet of animals" reads: Beasts, birds and fishes : an alphabet for boys & girls / by Charles H. Bennett.
General Note: Baldwin Library copy imperfect: both front and back covers missing and has only Alphabet of animals.
 Record Information
Bibliographic ID: UF00016244
Volume ID: VID00001
Source Institution: University of Florida
Holding Location: Baldwin Library of Historical Children's Literature in the Department of Special Collections and Area Studies, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida
Rights Management: All rights reserved, Board of Trustees of the University of Florida.
Resource Identifier: aleph - 002250523
oclc - 49714203
notis - ALK2269
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Table of Contents
    Front Cover
        Page 1
        Page 2
    Title Page
        Page 3
        Page 4
    Illustrated Gift Book
        Page 5
        Page 6
        Page 7
        Page 8
        Page 9
        Page 10
        Page 11
        Page 12
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    Back Matter
        Page 31
Full Text

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is the APE, who isdressed very well,Though he is not toe wise, asmost people can tell.

AN'"lis the BULL, verystubborn is he,Although he's enjoying himselfas you see.

,. .is the CAT, lookinground very sly,At a journeyman Dog, who ispassing hard by.

I kiII is the DOG, steadfast,rItfF honest and true,Ii I hope he'll get married to!I Pussy, don't you?'i 1

-"wis the ELEPHANT, andvery fewAre so learned, so big, and soslovenly too.

Lis the Fox, who, assharp as a knife,Looks out for Miss Goose, (he'sin want of a wife.)

RI1---is the GOOSE, who isproud to be seen,In her very best fiock, and hernew crinoline.

...is the. HERRING, a Sol-dier just made,I hope when in battle he'll notbe afraid.I hope when in battle, he'll notbe aftraidS

is the IBIS, with banjoto play,He will sing you his "nigger"songs every day.

is the JACKDAW, wholooks very sly,When I trust him, I hope there'llbe somebody nigh.

9- 2A' A)ged and poor,Will you give her a crust, whenshe knocks at your door?

is the LION, Just puton half-pay,He fought for his country, fullmany a day.

is the MoUSE, see herlustrous black eye,You would like her much moreif she were not so shy.

is the NIGHTINGALE,singing a song,'m sure 1 could listen for everso long.~Ecil.4

is the OWL, who's aswise as he looks,With hIi spectacles round, anda couple of books.,. .^ .F

is the PARROT, a prosyold malnYou'll be glad to get rid of, assoon as you can.

lulling home quick,For his schoolmates have threat-ened to give him the stick.

stpis the RABBIT, slow,stupid, and mild,I'm only afraid he's a silly, spoiltchild.

is the SHARK, if he hadnot been fed,He'd be likely to turn roundand snap off your head.

the TURKEY; I'mn sureyou'd not think from his age,That the best thing he does, isto get in a rage.jI

the UNICORN is, withhis candlesticks two,Walking backwards to usherthe Queen, passing through.

is the VULTURE, fierce,wicked, and old,He'll do anything vile, that willbring him in gold.

X --is te WTOLF, hImuny,ragged, and grim,If you take my advice, you willnot go near him.

is EXTINCT; he thinkseverything bad,That w-as not invented, whenhe was a lad.

YELLOWHAMMmER, agoldhater's name,a IaHe hammered the gold leafthat gilds papa's frame.

Sr I ? ..is the ZEBRA, a zany,and clown,Now we've got to the end, letthe curtain come down.


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