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The Resource Choice fragments, or, Blossoms of literature, for juvenile minds : containing upwards of forty-five pieces, culled with the greatest care, and each embellished with an appropriate engraving on wood

Choice fragments, or, Blossoms of literature, for juvenile minds : containing upwards of forty-five pieces, culled with the greatest care, and each embellished with an appropriate engraving on wood

Label
Choice fragments, or, Blossoms of literature, for juvenile minds : containing upwards of forty-five pieces, culled with the greatest care, and each embellished with an appropriate engraving on wood
Title
Choice fragments, or, Blossoms of literature, for juvenile minds
Title remainder
containing upwards of forty-five pieces, culled with the greatest care, and each embellished with an appropriate engraving on wood
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Cataloging source
WAU
Citation location within source
p. 409
Citation source
Osborne Coll.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Choice fragments, or, Blossoms of literature, for juvenile minds : containing upwards of forty-five pieces, culled with the greatest care, and each embellished with an appropriate engraving on wood
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Approximate date established from publisher's form of name and address; cf. Brown, P. London publishers and printers c.1800-1870. Osborne cites date as ca. 1810
  • Caption title: Choice fragments. Running title: Fragments
  • WAU copy imperfect: title page, p. i-iv, 1-5 wanting.
  • "A compilation ... which has for its object the diffusion of sound principles and virtuous knowledge ... gleaned from the choicest writers of our country"--Advertisement, p. v-vi
  • Includes index (i.e. table of contents)
  • "Woodcuts may be engraved by Thomas or John Bewick or, possibly, by the publisher, John Arliss..."--Osborne, cited below
  • Pagination error: page 170 misnumbered 167; p. 179 misnumbered 479
Dimensions
14 cm.
Extent
viii, 4-479 [i.e. 179] p.
Note
  • Brown tree calf over boards, red leather label on spine; blue sprinkled edges.
  • Inscriptions on upper free endpaper.
Other physical details
ill. (woodcuts)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)18169159
  • ucoclc18169159
Label
Choice fragments, or, Blossoms of literature, for juvenile minds : containing upwards of forty-five pieces, culled with the greatest care, and each embellished with an appropriate engraving on wood
Publication
Note
  • Approximate date established from publisher's form of name and address; cf. Brown, P. London publishers and printers c.1800-1870. Osborne cites date as ca. 1810
  • Caption title: Choice fragments. Running title: Fragments
  • WAU copy imperfect: title page, p. i-iv, 1-5 wanting.
  • "A compilation ... which has for its object the diffusion of sound principles and virtuous knowledge ... gleaned from the choicest writers of our country"--Advertisement, p. v-vi
  • Includes index (i.e. table of contents)
  • "Woodcuts may be engraved by Thomas or John Bewick or, possibly, by the publisher, John Arliss..."--Osborne, cited below
  • Pagination error: page 170 misnumbered 167; p. 179 misnumbered 479
Dimensions
14 cm.
Extent
viii, 4-479 [i.e. 179] p.
Note
  • Brown tree calf over boards, red leather label on spine; blue sprinkled edges.
  • Inscriptions on upper free endpaper.
Other physical details
ill. (woodcuts)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)18169159
  • ucoclc18169159

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