Room 26 Cabinet of Curiosities

The Book of Accidents

Posted in Beinecke Library, Shirley Collection by beineckepoetry on June 23, 2008

The Book of accidents: designed for young children. New Haven :  S. Babcock, Sidney’s press, 1831.



 And it only gets worse . . .

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  1. peacay said, on June 24, 2008 at 11:15 pm

    That title is OUTSTANDING! Take it to the local park and read it ostentatiously in front of parents near a playground. And whistle. Ha!

  2. angvou said, on July 2, 2008 at 11:29 pm

    W.O.W. it’s the original Gashlycrumb Tinies

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