The Collections: Special Databases: Date Source Bibliography
BR Brown, Philip A.H. London Publishers and Printers c. 1880-1870. London: The British Library, 1982.
H Catalogue of English and American Chapbooks and Broadside Ballads in Harvard College Library. Comp. by Charles Welsh and William H. Tillinghast. Cambridge, Mass., 1905; rprt. Detroit: Singing Tree Press, 1968.
NY A Catalogue of the Chapbooks in the New York Public Library. Comp. by Harry B. Weiss. NY: The New York Public Library, 1936.
C Cheney, C.R. "Early Banbury Chap-Books and Broadsides." In The Library, June 1936, p. 98-109.
G Gumuchian & Cie. Les Livres de l'enfance du XVe au XIXe Siecle. Vol. 1. Paris: Gumuchian & Cie., [1931?]
J James, Louis. Fiction for the Working Man 1830-1850; a study of the literature for the working classes in early Victorian England. London: Oxford University Press, 1963.
M Maxted, Ian. The London Book Trades 1775-1800. Kent: Dawson, 1977.
LC National Library of Scotland, Edinburgh. Catalogue of the Lauriston Castle Chapbooks. Boston: G. K. Hall & Co., 1964.
N Neuburg, Victor E. Chapbooks: A guide to reference material on English, Scottish and American chapbook literature of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. 2nd ed. London: Woburn Books Limited, 1972.
NL Nichols, Charles Lemuel. Bibliography of Worcester: A list of book, pamplets, newspapers and broadsides, printed in the town of Worcester, Massachusetts, from 1775 to 1848. 2nd ed. Worcester: Privately printed, 1918.
O The Osborne Collection of Early Children's Books, 1566-1910. A Catalogue. Vol. 1. Comp. by Judith St. John. Toronto: Toronto Public Library, 1958.
L Roscoe, S. and R.A. Brimmell. James Lumsden & Son of Glasgow: Their Juvenile Books and Chapbooks. Pinner, Middlesex: Private Libraries Association, 1981.
R Rosenbach, A.S.W. Early American Children's Books. Portland, ME: Southworth, 1933.
SH Shaffer, Ellen. "The Children`s Books of the American Sunday School Union." In The American Book Collector 17(1966), no. 2, p. 21-28.
S Spinney, G.H. "Cheap Repository Tracts: Hazard and Marshall Edition." In The Library, v. 20, 3 (1939), p. 295-340.
TA Tanselle, G. Thomas. Guide to the Study of United States Imprints. 2 vs. Cambridge: Belknap, 1971.
TB Tebbel, John. A History of Book Publishing in the United States. v. 1. New York: R.R. Bowker, 1972.
T Thompson, Alistair R. "Chapbook Printers." In The Bibliotheck, VI (1972) p. 76-83.
TH Thompson, Lawrence. "The printing and publishing activities of the American Tract Society from 1825-1850." In Papers of the Bibliographical Society of America, 35 (1941), p. 81-114.
NC Thomson, Frances M. Newcastle Chapbooks in Newcastle upon Tyne University Library. Newcastle upon Tyne: Oriel Press Limited, 1969.
TO Todd, William B. A Directory of Printers and Others in Allied Trades, London and Vicinity, 1800-1840. London: Printing Historical Society, 1972.
W Weiss, Harry B. A Book About Chapbooks. Hatboro, Penn: Folklore Associates, Inc., 1969. Reprint of 1942 limited edition.
HM Weiss, Harry B. "Hannah More's Cheap Repository Tracts in America." In Bulletin of The New York Public Library, v. 50, 7 (1946), p. 539-549, & v. 50, 8 (1946), p. 634- 641.
MD Weiss, Harry B. "Mahlon Day, Early New York Printer, Bookseller and Publisher of Children's Books." In Bulletin of The New York Public Library, 45 (Dec 1941), p. 1007-1021.
P Weiss, Harry B. "The Printers and Publishers of Children's Books in New York City, 1698-1830". In Bulletin of the New York Public Library, 52 (August 1948), p. 383-400.
SK Weiss, Harry B. Solomon King: Early New York Bookseller and Publisher of Children's Books and Chapbooks. New York: New York Public Library, 1947 (reprint).
WL Welch, d'Alte A. A Bibliography of American Children's Books printed prior to 1821. American Antiquarian Society & Barre Publishers, 1972.
B# Some other item in the Ball Collection
I Date comes from the item itself.