The Child's song book, : for the use of schools and families; : being a selection of favourite airs, with hymns and moral songs, suitable for infant instruction. : [Four lines of verse]

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Subjects: Hymns
Children's songs
Children's poetry
Music--Instruction and study--Juvenile literature
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Juvenile
Published: Boston: : published by Richardson, Lord & Holbrook. No. 133, Washington Street., 1830
LC Classification: M
Physical Description: 104 p. : ill., music ; 23 cm
Additional Authors: Ed : Peabody, Augustus
Copyright holder : Lord, Melvin, 1791-1876
Copyright holder : Holbrook, John C. (John Calvin), 1808-1900
Publisher : Richardson, Lord & Holbrook
Notes: Preface, p. [3], dated at Boston, 1830
The entry for this issue in the Checklist of American imprints contains the attribution to Augustus Peabody as editor and compiler. Biographical research could not identify this person as Boston lawyer Augustus Peabody (1779-1850)
Copyright 12 May 1830 by Melvin Lord and John C. Holbrook
Wood engraved vignettes, title page and p. 72, are the only illustrations
References: Checklist Amer. imprints 2962
Index, p. 102-104
Special Collections copy: ms. inscription on front free endpaper: "Palfrey - Court Street 1830"
OCLC Number: 84060628