Classic Children's Collection from AAS

Applewood Books

These facsimiles from Applewood Books are copies of the original books held at the American Antiquarian Society, a world-renowned library and research center for the study of American history, literature, and culture located in Worcester, Massachusetts. Founded in 1812 by printer Isaiah Thomas, the Society collects, preserves, and makes accessible books, pamphlets, newspapers, and printed visual art produced in what is now the United States between the seventeenth and nineteenth centuries. At 17,000 volumes, the AAS Children’s Literature Collection is the most comprehensive collection of its kind in the world. Every year, the AAS hosts a number of public programs and research fellowship opportunities to increase public understanding of American history. Visit the American Antiquarian Society on the web at

Publications in Classic Children's Collection from AAS

13 publications