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The Resource A peep at the Esquimaux, or, Scenes on the ice : to which is annexed, A polar pastoral : with forty coloured plates, from original designs, by a Lady

A peep at the Esquimaux, or, Scenes on the ice : to which is annexed, A polar pastoral : with forty coloured plates, from original designs, by a Lady

Label
A peep at the Esquimaux, or, Scenes on the ice : to which is annexed, A polar pastoral : with forty coloured plates, from original designs
Title
A peep at the Esquimaux, or, Scenes on the ice
Title remainder
to which is annexed, A polar pastoral : with forty coloured plates, from original designs
Statement of responsibility
by a Lady
Title variation
  • Peep at the Esquimaux
  • Scenes on the ice
Creator
Contributor
Printer
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Cataloging source
TOH
Citation location within source
  • page 75
  • entry 2066
Citation source
  • Osborne Collection of early children's books, 1566-1910
  • Lawrence Lande collection of Canadiana in the Redpath Library of McGill University
Dewey number
821.7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E99.E7
LC item number
L25 1825
Literary form
poetry
Label
A peep at the Esquimaux, or, Scenes on the ice : to which is annexed, A polar pastoral : with forty coloured plates, from original designs, by a Lady
Instantiates
Publication
Manufacture
Note
  • The first edition was also published in 1825
  • Has been attributed to Mary Love
  • Printer from verso of title page
  • Illustrations, included in pagination, comprise 20 full-page hand-coloured engravings and 20 hand-coloured vignettes
  • Introduction: Pages v-viii
  • The appended poem, "A polar pastoral," is by a friend of the author
  • Publisher's advertisements on four unnumbered pages following text
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
19 cm (8vo)
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
viii, 58 pages, 4 unnumbered pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copy: bound with: Rudiments of conchology: intended as a familiar introduction to the science.... by the author of "The geographical present," &c. A new and improved edition. London: Darton and Harvey, 1837. Incomplete, the four pages at end containing publishers' advertisements are wanting. Contemporary half binding of dark green leather and green and brown marbled paper; gold-stamped spine title "Esquimaux. Conchology;" gilt spine ornaments; brown sprinkled edges.
  • Half green calf and marbled paper over boards.
  • With this is bound: Rudiments of conchology / by Mary Anne Venning. London, Darton and Harvey, 1837.
Other physical details
illustrations (engravings, hand-colored)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)62911076
  • ucoclc62911076
Label
A peep at the Esquimaux, or, Scenes on the ice : to which is annexed, A polar pastoral : with forty coloured plates, from original designs, by a Lady
Publication
Manufacture
Note
  • The first edition was also published in 1825
  • Has been attributed to Mary Love
  • Printer from verso of title page
  • Illustrations, included in pagination, comprise 20 full-page hand-coloured engravings and 20 hand-coloured vignettes
  • Introduction: Pages v-viii
  • The appended poem, "A polar pastoral," is by a friend of the author
  • Publisher's advertisements on four unnumbered pages following text
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
19 cm (8vo)
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
viii, 58 pages, 4 unnumbered pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copy: bound with: Rudiments of conchology: intended as a familiar introduction to the science.... by the author of "The geographical present," &c. A new and improved edition. London: Darton and Harvey, 1837. Incomplete, the four pages at end containing publishers' advertisements are wanting. Contemporary half binding of dark green leather and green and brown marbled paper; gold-stamped spine title "Esquimaux. Conchology;" gilt spine ornaments; brown sprinkled edges.
  • Half green calf and marbled paper over boards.
  • With this is bound: Rudiments of conchology / by Mary Anne Venning. London, Darton and Harvey, 1837.
Other physical details
illustrations (engravings, hand-colored)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)62911076
  • ucoclc62911076

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