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Women Poets of the Romantic Period
Individual Item Contents: WPRP 305

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Author

Sproat, Nancy, 1766-1827

Title

Poetic Tales, for Children. By the authoress of "Stories for children, by Goody Lovechild" and "Ditties for children, by a lady from Boston." [Nancy Sproat]

Imprint

New York: Published by Samuel Wood & Sons; Baltimore: Samuel S. Wood & Co. 1819.

Call number

WPRP 305

Notes

Fourth edition. Woodcut illustrations, many colored by presumably a child.

Epigraph

None.

Contents

Not listed.

Sophia Warren, and her Daughter Amelia.

3

Matilda Pemberton, and her Daughter Sarah.

7

The Little Girl's Song to the Robin.

15

Martha Mirval, and her Daughter Eliza.

17

Ann and her Mother.

22

The Ant Hill.

26

The Beggar Man. Or, Dialogue between George and his Mother.

28

A Walk at Noon.

35

Jane Jones and her Daughter Mary.

39

From a Mother to a Little Girl, who presented her with a box of flowers, in May.

43

Sunday

45