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1830s

A dream dictionary too good not to post in its entirety. The Universal Dreamer, Or, Dreams Realized: Being the Truest Guide to the Interpretation of Dreams Ever Published. London: R. Walwyn, ca. 1837 - 1845.
December 14, 2012
The Phenakistastcope or Magic Disc Edinburgh: Published by Forrester & Nichol, Lithographers, 10 George Street, & John Dunn, option 50 Hanover Square. [1832-1833]. A set of round prints for use in a phenakistiscope, an early device that took advantage of persistence of vision to show continuous motion, including several designed by Edward Sang, and published by the maker of optical instruments, John Dunn.
September 15, 2011
An anonymous book of humor, published in London in 1833 by A.U. Thiselton - with many illustrations similar to the work of Rodolphe Töpffer.
October 16, 2008
The Book of accidents: designed for young children. New Haven :  S. Babcock, Sidney's press, 1831.  
June 23, 2008
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