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Gift books

Here are entered books, usually illustrated literary miscellanies, which are intended as keepsakes or gifts, especially those published annually and popular in the 19th century, as well as works about such books.

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  • Annual gift books
  • Annuals (Gift books)
  • Christmas books
  • Gift-books (Annuals, etc.)
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  • [Info] The Young Lady's Offering: or, Gems of Prose and Poetry (Boston: Phillips, Sampson and Co., 1851), contrib. by L. H. Sigourney, Mrs. Hemans, Eliza Cook, L. E. L. (Letitia Elizabeth Landon), Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Sarah Stickney Ellis, Mary Howitt, and Caroline Sheridan Norton
  • [Info] Affection's Gift: A Christmas, New-Year, and Birth-Day Present (2 parts (first by Winslow, second by Sandford) in 1 volume; New York: Leavitt and Allen, ca. 1854), contrib. by Hubbard Winslow and Elizabeth Sandford
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