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Jessie, and Other Stories for Young People. Anonymous. Boston: Otis Clapp, 1850. Illustrated.


  • Jessie
  • Poem: The Old Man at the Cottage Door
  • The Camel
  • A Pleasant Scene
  • Benevolence
  • An Old English Church
  • The Story of a Little Lamb
  • The American Wild Pigeon

This book closely replicates the original. The fonts are not the same as the original, but the pages, page layout, and line layout are the same. The illustrations are darker than in the original.

This book was published together with The Obedient Boys and Other Stories and Stories and Verses for Children.