Antique Children's/Girls Fiction: The Pink Hat 1853 Massachusetts Sabbath School Society ~ against vanity


Title: The Pink Hat; or, Mary's Journal. A Story for Little Girls

Author: n/a

Description: Original brown cloth boards with ornate blind stamped design on front and gilt on spine. General age and wear with some fraying at spine ends and tips of corners. Penciled ownership note on front paste down (dated 1859?). Pages are foxed throughout; dampstains on rim of some pages. Frontispiece illustration. viii, 72 pp.6 x 3.75 inches. One copy noted on OCLC (Library of Congress).

A moral tale for girls addressing the malady of vanity, published by the Massachusetts Sabbath School Society (MSSS) in 1853. No author is indicated, but the copyright was entered by Christopher Columbus Dean (1801-1854), who served the MSSS as its Treasurer and Agent during his last two decades.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Fair
Jacket Condition: None

Publisher: Massachusetts Sabbath School Society
Place: Boston
Year: 1853

Keywords: Massachusetts, Sunday School, Sabbath School,

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