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Juvenile Literature

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This collection pulls from several different collections such as the John M. Shaw Collection overall, the Shaw Childhood in Poetry Collection, and various other childhood literature collections at FSU. These books look at the experience of childhood through stories, poetry, songs and illustrations particularly in the 19th and early 20th centuries.

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Sarah Bell and Fanny Blake in verse
Sarah Bell and Fanny Blake in verse
Some illustrations hand-colored., No. S1538.127 in: Shaw, J.M., Childhood in poetry.
School days
School days
The deer -- The elephant -- The gorilla -- The jaguar -- The lammergeyer -- The crow -- The owl and the rabbits -- The baboon -- The rabbit -- The wolf -- The bear -- The weasel -- The sea-gull -- The tiger -- The lynx -- The puma -- The osprey.
Science in story: Sammy Tubbs, the boy doctor, and "Sponsie," the troublesome monkey
Science in story: Sammy Tubbs, the boy doctor, and "Sponsie," the troublesome monkey
Summary: Sammy Tubbs, a little African-American boy becomes a doorman to a physician and is given a pet monkey. Through their misadventures and exploits are woven lessons in anatomy and physiology., Contents: v. 1. The bones, cartilages and muscles -- volume 2. Circulation and absorption -- volume 3. Digestive, nutritive, respiratory, and vegetative nervous systems -- 4. Brain and nerves. Cerebral physiology -- volume [5]. Elimination and reproduction, by E.B. Foote, Illustrated title page with guard sheet.
Scottish chiefs
Scottish chiefs
Summary: William Wallace encounters secret passageways, disguises, and a quintet of horrible villains as he fights for Scotland at the turn of the fourteenth century., by Jane Porter ; edited by Kate Douglas Wiggin and Nora A. Smith ; illustrated by N.C. Wyeth.
Scottish national hymnal for the young: and scripture lessons for 1909
Scottish national hymnal for the young: and scripture lessons for 1909
Cover title., 205 hymns in tonic sol-fa notation., Includes index., Publisher's advertisements on p. [1-14] at end., No. 3449 in: Shaw, J.M., Childhood in poetry.
Seaside pleasures
Seaside pleasures
Colored illustrations consist of 4 pictorial boards.
Sermons to Children To which are added Short Hymns suited to the Subject By a Lady
Sermons to Children To which are added Short Hymns suited to the Subject By a Lady
From the Copyright Deposit Collection of the University of St Andrews.
Short plays for junior and senior high schools
Short plays for junior and senior high schools
Includes bibliographical references: p. [297]-313.
Simple ballads: intended for the amusement and instruction of children
Simple ballads: intended for the amusement and instruction of children
Attributed to E.L. Aveline., No. S1538.38 in: Shaw, J.M., Childhood in poetry.
Slovenly Peter
Slovenly Peter
On cover: "By Dr. Henry Hoffmann."
Smiling book
Smiling book
[by Lu Wheat]., Cover title., Hand-colored illustrations on crepe paper., No. S3671.2 in: Shaw, J.M., Childhood in poetry.
Snow bird's gift
Snow bird's gift
Rob's tramp -- Snow bird's gift -- Pussy Meek's lesson -- Muggerditch's trowsers -- Caro's captain -- A prickly family -- Field flowers -- Miss Dotty -- Indian oxen -- Dovey one-foot -- A little arctic girl -- Where they grow -- When I was a little girl -- The surgeon bird -- Happy little Laura -- Harry's birthday -- What I saw in Boston -- Beauties -- How Mooly cow talked -- Little Bolster -- The raisin cure -- How the Dickson chickens were saved -- Who had the cherries.
Sunny days and playtime hours
Sunny days and playtime hours
Two little Chinese -- The birthday horse -- Little Tommy's dream -- How Tommy learned his letters -- Janie's lesson -- Getting acquainted -- A puzzled boy -- Our little horsemen -- The story of Tildy Muffet -- At Dot's house -- William McElroy's story.
Sweets for leisure hours
Sweets for leisure hours
"Embellished with sixteen neatly coloured engravings.", Pages of text printed on one side of leaf only, the printed pages facing each other; blank pages included in pagination., Illustrations hand-colored., No. 3779 in: Shaw, J.M., Childhood in poetry.
Swollen-headed William
Swollen-headed William
text adapted by E. V. Lucas ; drawings adapted by Geo. Morrow., Parody on Struwwelpeter by Heinrich Hoffmann-Donner., From Shaw Bibliography: English propaganda assumes literacy in its audience. Here English critic and biographer E.V. Lucas (1868-1938) offers a political parody of Heinrich Hoffman's "Struwwelpeter." Methuen also published patriotic speeches and Kipling's Great War writings.
Tales for youth: in thirty poems : to which are annexed, historical remarks and moral applications in prose
Tales for youth: in thirty poems : to which are annexed, historical remarks and moral applications in prose
by the author of "Choice emblems for the improvement of youth," &c. ; ornamented with cuts, neatly designed and engraved on wood, by Bewick., Publisher's advertisements, 2 unnumbered pages at end., Frontispiece dated "Decemr. 17, 1793.", Preface signed: J. H. W., Signatures: A⁴ B-O⁶ P²., Error in pagination; page viii misnumbered x., Copper engraved frontispiece by Thomas Cook. 30 half-page rectangular wood-engraved head-pieces by John Bewick., Publisher's advertisements, (2 pages at end).
Tarzan and the ant men
Tarzan and the ant men
by Edgar Rice Burroughs., Description based on print version record.
Ten boys who lived on the road from long ago to now
Ten boys who lived on the road from long ago to now
Summary: The author attempts to interest readers in the history of the Aryan race through stories of children through the ages.

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