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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 ; by Lucy Peacock ..

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 ; by Lucy Peacock ..

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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
Statement of responsibility
translated from the French with alterations, adapting it to the perusal of youth ; by Lucy Peacock ..
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
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Cataloging source
CLU
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
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 ; by Lucy Peacock ..
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Engraving: frontispiece; dated December 1820
  • Publisher's advertisement: [1] page following text
  • This translation first published in 1796; cf. Osborne, cited below
  • " ...free and abridged translation of Fanfan et Lolotte..."--p. iii, prefatory Advertisement
  • UCLA copy imperfect: p. 49-50, 59-60, 71-72 wanting.
  • Cf. Osborne Coll., p. 877
  • Cf. Gumuchian, 2290
  • Cf. Welch, D.A. Amer. children's books, 300
Dimensions
15 cm.
Edition
The fourth edition.
Extent
iv, 211, [1] p., [1] leaf of plates
Note
  • Quarter red sheep and dark gray-blue marbled paper over boards.
  • Inscriptions dated 1834 and 1856 on upper free endpaper.
  • Drawing, in pencil, of house--lower free endpaper, facing pub. ad.
Other physical details
1 ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31373416
  • ucoclc31373416
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 ; by Lucy Peacock ..
Publication
Note
  • Engraving: frontispiece; dated December 1820
  • Publisher's advertisement: [1] page following text
  • This translation first published in 1796; cf. Osborne, cited below
  • " ...free and abridged translation of Fanfan et Lolotte..."--p. iii, prefatory Advertisement
  • UCLA copy imperfect: p. 49-50, 59-60, 71-72 wanting.
  • Cf. Osborne Coll., p. 877
  • Cf. Gumuchian, 2290
  • Cf. Welch, D.A. Amer. children's books, 300
Dimensions
15 cm.
Edition
The fourth edition.
Extent
iv, 211, [1] p., [1] leaf of plates
Note
  • Quarter red sheep and dark gray-blue marbled paper over boards.
  • Inscriptions dated 1834 and 1856 on upper free endpaper.
  • Drawing, in pencil, of house--lower free endpaper, facing pub. ad.
Other physical details
1 ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31373416
  • ucoclc31373416

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