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The Resource Ambrose and Eleanor, or, The adventures of two children deserted on an uninhabited island, translated from the French. With alterations, adapting it to the perusal of youth, for whose amusement and instruction it is designed. By the author of The Adventures of the six Princesses of Babylon ..

Ambrose and Eleanor, or, The adventures of two children deserted on an uninhabited island, translated from the French. With alterations, adapting it to the perusal of youth, for whose amusement and instruction it is designed. By the author of The Adventures of the six Princesses of Babylon ..

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Ambrose and Eleanor, or, The adventures of two children deserted on an uninhabited island
Title
Ambrose and Eleanor, or, The adventures of two children deserted on an uninhabited island
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translated from the French. With alterations, adapting it to the perusal of youth, for whose amusement and instruction it is designed. By the author of The Adventures of the six Princesses of Babylon ..
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Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
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Cataloging source
IUL
Citation location within source
T096711
Citation source
ESTC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
juvenile
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Ambrose and Eleanor, or, The adventures of two children deserted on an uninhabited island, translated from the French. With alterations, adapting it to the perusal of youth, for whose amusement and instruction it is designed. By the author of The Adventures of the six Princesses of Babylon ..
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Publication
Note
  • "... free and abridged translation of Fanfan & Lolotte [by M. Ducray-Duminil]"--Advertisement, p. [iii]
  • Author from NUC pre-1956, 150:281
  • "Author of The Adventures of the six Princesses of Babylon" is Lucy Peacock
  • First edition of this abridged translation; the original French ed. was first published in Paris in 1788, cf. Osborne Coll., p. 877
  • Page [iv] misnumbered vi; p. [217-226] misnumbered 193, 196, 197, 200, 201, 204, 205, 208, 209, and 212 respectively
  • Publisher's ads [1] p. at end
  • Cf. Moon, M. Harris, 607
Dimensions
18 cm. (12mo)
Extent
vi [i.e. iv], 212 [i.e. 226], [1] p., [1] leaf of plates
Note
Brown tree calf over boards.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)13485570
  • ucoclc13485570
Label
Ambrose and Eleanor, or, The adventures of two children deserted on an uninhabited island, translated from the French. With alterations, adapting it to the perusal of youth, for whose amusement and instruction it is designed. By the author of The Adventures of the six Princesses of Babylon ..
Publication
Note
  • "... free and abridged translation of Fanfan & Lolotte [by M. Ducray-Duminil]"--Advertisement, p. [iii]
  • Author from NUC pre-1956, 150:281
  • "Author of The Adventures of the six Princesses of Babylon" is Lucy Peacock
  • First edition of this abridged translation; the original French ed. was first published in Paris in 1788, cf. Osborne Coll., p. 877
  • Page [iv] misnumbered vi; p. [217-226] misnumbered 193, 196, 197, 200, 201, 204, 205, 208, 209, and 212 respectively
  • Publisher's ads [1] p. at end
  • Cf. Moon, M. Harris, 607
Dimensions
18 cm. (12mo)
Extent
vi [i.e. iv], 212 [i.e. 226], [1] p., [1] leaf of plates
Note
Brown tree calf over boards.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)13485570
  • ucoclc13485570

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