Vol 68, No 8 (2007)


Cover Page
This month’s cover illustration is the front cover of A Pleasure Book for Our Darlings by Uncle John, published circa 1882 by the American News Company. The illustration is from the Baldwin Library of Historical Children’s Literature in the Department of Special Collections at the University of Florida’s George A. Smathers Libraries. The collection contains more than 100,000 volumes published in Great Britain and the United States from the early 1700s through the current year. Its holdings of more than 800 early American imprints is the second largest such collection in the United States. Visit www.web.uflib.ufl.edu/spec/baldwin/baldwin.html for more information on the Baldwin Library of Historical Children’s Literature.