English chapbook collection


Descriptive Summary

Title: English chapbook collection
Dates: Undated
Collection Number: Consult repository
Extent: 1 box (30 envelopes, 42 chapbooks)
Repository: Sonoma State University Library
Abstract: This collection is comprised of original chapbooks from England published in the nineteenth century. These chapbooks include song books, lesson books, fortune telling guides, natural histories, histories, and other ephemera. The genre encompasses many kinds of printed material, including pamphlets, tracts, nursery rhymes, songs, and folk tales.
Language of Material: English


Collection is open for research by appointment.

Publication Rights

The library can only claim physical ownership of the collection. Users are responsible for satisfying any claimants of literary property.

Preferred Citation

English chapbook collection. Sonoma State University Library

Scope and Content of Collection

This collection contains 30 envelopes, 42 items. The materials are organized in a total of one box.

Indexing Terms

Chapbooks, English -- 19th century.

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