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The Resource Early blossoms of genius and virtue : including maxims of early wisdom, juvenile memoirs, a great variety of examples of the moral virtues, and a selection of moral poesy : embellished with engravings

Early blossoms of genius and virtue : including maxims of early wisdom, juvenile memoirs, a great variety of examples of the moral virtues, and a selection of moral poesy : embellished with engravings

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Early blossoms of genius and virtue : including maxims of early wisdom, juvenile memoirs, a great variety of examples of the moral virtues, and a selection of moral poesy : embellished with engravings
Title
Early blossoms of genius and virtue
Title remainder
including maxims of early wisdom, juvenile memoirs, a great variety of examples of the moral virtues, and a selection of moral poesy : embellished with engravings
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Cataloging source
CLU
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Early blossoms of genius and virtue : including maxims of early wisdom, juvenile memoirs, a great variety of examples of the moral virtues, and a selection of moral poesy : embellished with engravings
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Engraved title-page with vignette by Scott after Riley
  • Caption title: Early blossoms of genius, learning, and virtue
  • Table of contents and "directions to the binder for placing the plates": [2] pages at end
  • Gumuchian cites work with same title dated 1801 as a first edition; cf. below
  • Engravings: frontispiece, illustrated plates. Engraved by Saunders and Rothwell after Woolley; dated Sep. 1st, 1797
  • Cf. Gumuchian, 2327
Contents
Section I. Essay on education... -- Section II. Letters to youth, and maxims of early wisdom... -- Section III. Juvenile biography, with anecdotes of remarkable children -- Section IV. Anecdotes, &c. intended to recommend virtue and learning -- Section V. Poetical selections
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
[1] leaf, 190, [2] p., [5] leaves of plates
Note
Quarter cream paper and rose paper over boards.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31426500
  • ucoclc31426500
Label
Early blossoms of genius and virtue : including maxims of early wisdom, juvenile memoirs, a great variety of examples of the moral virtues, and a selection of moral poesy : embellished with engravings
Publication
Note
  • Engraved title-page with vignette by Scott after Riley
  • Caption title: Early blossoms of genius, learning, and virtue
  • Table of contents and "directions to the binder for placing the plates": [2] pages at end
  • Gumuchian cites work with same title dated 1801 as a first edition; cf. below
  • Engravings: frontispiece, illustrated plates. Engraved by Saunders and Rothwell after Woolley; dated Sep. 1st, 1797
  • Cf. Gumuchian, 2327
Contents
Section I. Essay on education... -- Section II. Letters to youth, and maxims of early wisdom... -- Section III. Juvenile biography, with anecdotes of remarkable children -- Section IV. Anecdotes, &c. intended to recommend virtue and learning -- Section V. Poetical selections
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
[1] leaf, 190, [2] p., [5] leaves of plates
Note
Quarter cream paper and rose paper over boards.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31426500
  • ucoclc31426500

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