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The Resource Elements of of morality, : for the use of children ..., Translated from the German of G.C. Salzmann. Illustrated with fifty copper plates ..

Elements of of morality, : for the use of children ..., Translated from the German of G.C. Salzmann. Illustrated with fifty copper plates ..

Label
Elements of of morality, : for the use of children ...
Title
Elements of of morality,
Title remainder
for the use of children ...
Statement of responsibility
Translated from the German of G.C. Salzmann. Illustrated with fifty copper plates ..
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
EWF
Illustrations
plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Elements of of morality, : for the use of children ..., Translated from the German of G.C. Salzmann. Illustrated with fifty copper plates ..
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Translated by Mary Wollstonecraft; illustrated by William Blake
  • "The German original ... Moralisches elementarbuch, was published in Leipzig in 1785. It was illustrated with seventy plates; designed and engraved by Chodowiecki. Forty-nine of these were redrawn by Blake for the translation, one, numbered 20 ... being, however, somewhat altered from the original. He added two more of his own designing ... plate 27 ... plate 28." cf. Grolier Club, Catalogue of books by William Blake
  • First edition with the Blake plates
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
3 v.
Note
  • Spec. Coll. CBC copy 1: Half calf and marbled paper over boards. Ex libris Michael Sadler. Inscription dated 1827.
  • Spec. Coll. CBC copy 2: Sprinkled calf. Inscription dated June, 1793.
  • Spec. Coll. CBC copy 3: Rebound in modern calf. Volume 3 only.
Other physical details
50 plates (incl. fronts.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)12112737
  • ucoclc12112737
Label
Elements of of morality, : for the use of children ..., Translated from the German of G.C. Salzmann. Illustrated with fifty copper plates ..
Publication
Note
  • Translated by Mary Wollstonecraft; illustrated by William Blake
  • "The German original ... Moralisches elementarbuch, was published in Leipzig in 1785. It was illustrated with seventy plates; designed and engraved by Chodowiecki. Forty-nine of these were redrawn by Blake for the translation, one, numbered 20 ... being, however, somewhat altered from the original. He added two more of his own designing ... plate 27 ... plate 28." cf. Grolier Club, Catalogue of books by William Blake
  • First edition with the Blake plates
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
3 v.
Note
  • Spec. Coll. CBC copy 1: Half calf and marbled paper over boards. Ex libris Michael Sadler. Inscription dated 1827.
  • Spec. Coll. CBC copy 2: Sprinkled calf. Inscription dated June, 1793.
  • Spec. Coll. CBC copy 3: Rebound in modern calf. Volume 3 only.
Other physical details
50 plates (incl. fronts.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)12112737
  • ucoclc12112737

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