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A Poetical description of beasts : with moral reflections for the amusement of children ..

Label
A Poetical description of beasts : with moral reflections for the amusement of children ..
Title
A Poetical description of beasts
Title remainder
with moral reflections for the amusement of children ..
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IUL
Citation location within source
J298(2)
Citation source
Roscoe, S. John Newbery and his successors
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A Poetical description of beasts : with moral reflections for the amusement of children ..
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Engraved frontispiece and t.p.; woodcut illustrations
Dimensions
12 cm. (12mo in 6s)
Extent
[4], 72 p., [2] leaves of plates
Note
  • Some of the illustrations have been partially hand-colored by a child.
  • Special Collection's copy 1: original illustrated buff boards. Inscription in ink, dated 1780, on lower paste-down. Imperfect copy: p. [1]-13, 71-72 wanting.
  • Special Collections copy 2: variant printing, with the semi-colon on p. 70 placed beneath the "r" in "spread". Roscoe J298(3). Imperfect copy: frontispiece and p. 71-72 wanting; p. [1]-2 torn and mended, with some loss of text. Original buff boards, with variant illustrations.
Other physical details
ill., port.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)10221284
  • ucoclc10221284
Label
A Poetical description of beasts : with moral reflections for the amusement of children ..
Publication
Note
Engraved frontispiece and t.p.; woodcut illustrations
Dimensions
12 cm. (12mo in 6s)
Extent
[4], 72 p., [2] leaves of plates
Note
  • Some of the illustrations have been partially hand-colored by a child.
  • Special Collection's copy 1: original illustrated buff boards. Inscription in ink, dated 1780, on lower paste-down. Imperfect copy: p. [1]-13, 71-72 wanting.
  • Special Collections copy 2: variant printing, with the semi-colon on p. 70 placed beneath the "r" in "spread". Roscoe J298(3). Imperfect copy: frontispiece and p. 71-72 wanting; p. [1]-2 torn and mended, with some loss of text. Original buff boards, with variant illustrations.
Other physical details
ill., port.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)10221284
  • ucoclc10221284

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