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Palmer Cox

Author, Illustrator

(1840 - 1924)

Palmer Cox

Palmer Cox was a Canadian-born author-illustrator who was best know for his long-running series of illustrated poems about the Brownies. It ran for many years in St. Nicholas Magazine.



Bibliography

Another Brownie Book (1890)

The adventures of the Scots sprites continue as chronicled in picture and rhyme. Read online at Baldwin Library.

Author(s): Palmer Cox
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The Brownies Around the World (1894)

The Scots fairies are off on a world tour. Read online at Baldwin Library. Or at Internet Archive.

Author(s): Palmer Cox
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The Brownies at Home (1893)

Through the year with the Scotch sprites. Read online at Internet Archive. Or at Baldwin Library.

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The Brownies: Their Book (1887)

The Brownies are Scots fairies whose exploits are told in rhyme. Read online at Baldwin Library.

Author(s): Palmer Cox
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The Brownies Through the Union (1895)

The intrepid sprites set out to see the states. Read online at Baldwin Library. Or at archive.org.

Author(s): Palmer Cox
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The Children's Funny Book (1879)

A collection of verse, nonsense and cautionary. Read online at Baldwin Library.

Author(s): Palmer Cox
Kirk Munroe
Et al
Illustrator(s): Palmer Cox
Et al

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Eight Happy Holidays (1882)

Stories of children and the animals in the nearby wood and the holidays they celebrate.

Author(s): Anonymous
Palmer Cox
Illustrator(s): James Carter Beard
Palmer Cox

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Hans von Pelter's Trip to Gotham in Pen and Pencil (1876)

An innocent visits New York and barely escapes with his life, thanks to his Limburger cheese. Read online at Hathitrust.

Author(s): Palmer Cox
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A Holiday Greeting (1880)

Four stories.

Author(s): Palmer Cox
Illustrator(s): Palmer Cox

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How Columbus Found America (1877)

A burlesque history of Columbus' first voyage to America in verse and pictures. Read online at Hathitrust.

Author(s): Palmer Cox
Illustrator(s): Palmer Cox

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Little Grains for Little People (1885)

Illustrated poems about natural products and how we use them. It was at least sometimes given away as an advertisement. Read online at archive.org.

Author(s): Palmer Cox
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Palmer Cox's Funny Animals (1890)

A collection of illustrated humorous verse. Read online at Baldwin Library.

Author(s): Palmer Cox
Illustrator(s): Palmer Cox
Clara Powers Wilson

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Simple Stories in Large Print for Little Readers (1880)

Twenty-nine short stories for early readers.

Author(s): Palmer Cox
Et al
Illustrator(s): Palmer Cox

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That Stanley! (1878)

A satiric panagyric on the famous African explorer's quest to find Dr. Livingston. Read online at Hathitrust.

Author(s): Palmer Cox
Illustrator(s): Palmer Cox

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What Percy Found (1885)

An anthology taken from Little Folks' Reader magazine.

Author(s): Unknown
Illustrator(s): Palmer Cox

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